Pay a bill (assessment)

Have you received a bill (also called an assessment or notice) from the Tax Department? You can use any of the options below to make a payment.

Sign up to receive business tax bills and related notices through account-specific email alerts.

Pay directly from your bank account

You can use an Online Services account to:

  • View and pay your tax bills
  • Request an installment payment agreement
  • Make a payment on your installment
    payment agreement or income execution
  • Pay an open audit case

Login or create an account.


Have your routing and account numbers on hand.

Credit card


You'll be directed to a third-party Web site which will charge a convenience fee.



To pay directly from your bank account, call 518-457-5434 and a
representative will assist you.

We provide telephone assistance Monday through Friday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. 

Have your routing and account numbers on hand.

Note: We can't process credit card payments over the phone.

Check or money order

To mail your tax bill payment:

  • Make your check or money order payable to:
    Commissioner of Taxation and Finance.
  • Write the entire 10-digit assessment or case number and your taxpayer
    ID number
    on your check or money order.
  • Mail to:
       PO BOX 4127
       BINGHAMTON NY 13902-4127


Updated: March 07, 2013