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Cigarette and tobacco products tax publications and tax bulletins

A Publication is an informational document that addresses a particular topic of interest to taxpayers. Subsequent changes in the law or regulations, judicial decisions, Tax Appeals Tribunal decisions, or changes in Department policies could affect the validity of the information contained in a publication. Publications are updated regularly and are accurate on the date issued. A Tax Bulletin is an informational document designed to provide general guidance in simplified language on a topic of interest to taxpayers. It is accurate as of the date issued. However, taxpayers should be aware that subsequent changes in the Tax Law or its interpretation may affect the accuracy of a Tax Bulletin.

Number Title
PUB-16  New York Tax Status of Limited Liability Companies and Limited Liability Partnerships 
PUB-20  New York State Tax Guide For New Businesses. This publication is out of date and no longer available. For more information, visit Business Express and see Businesses.  
PUB-38  Your Rights as a Taxpayer. ( This publication was combined into Publication 131)
PUB-55 Designated Private Delivery Services 
PUB-508 Minimum Price List for Cigarettes  (Sold by the carton, 20 cigarettes per pack/10 packs per carton)
PUB-509 Publication 509, Minimum Wholesale and Retail Cigarette Prices for Certain Standard Cigarette Brands
PUB-845 Revocation of Tax Exempt Status of Identified Terrorist Organizations
PUB-845.1 Identified Terrorist Organizations

Tax Bulletins
Number Title
TB-MU-210 E-File Mandate for Businesses
TB-MU-220 E-File Mandate for Tax Return Preparers
TB-TP-530 Little Cigars - This tax bulletin is being updated to reflect legislative changes. See Important Notice N-23-3 for more information.

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