We need more information to confirm your eligibility for the 2020 STAR credit.
If you received this letter (Form RP-5310-WS), we are not able to confirm that you meet the income requirements for the 2020 STAR credit based on the information we have on file.
Eligibility for a 2020 Enhanced STAR credit is based on income from the 2018 tax year. See STAR eligibility.
If we determine that you are eligible for the 2020 STAR credit, we will send you a check for the credit.
What to do next
We are requesting your 2018 income to verify your eligibility for the Enhanced STAR program in 2020.
Within 30 days of receiving the letter, complete and submit Form RP-5300-WS, Income Worksheet for 2018 that you received with your letter. Only provide copies of tax returns if they contain schedules that reported losses.
Fax or mail this information to us.
NYS TAX DEPARTMENT
ORPTS STAR RESOLUTION UNIT – WS
W A HARRIMAN CAMPUS
ALBANY NY 12227-0801
If not using U.S. Mail, see Publication 55, Designated Private Delivery Services.
If you do not respond within 30 days of the date of this letter, we will send you a letter formally denying the STAR credit.