Fiscal Year Tax Collections: 2018-2019
Annual statistical report of New York State tax collections statistical summaries and historical tables fiscal year 2018-2019
This report contains a series of statistical tabulations detailing taxes administered by the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance. The information presented includes revenues for the state's major taxes. It also presents data for taxes, fees and assessments collected on behalf of other state agencies and localities. This edition presents information for New York State fiscal year 2018-19 (SFY 2018-2019) which began April 1, 2018 and ended March 31, 2019.
During SFY 2018-2019, the tax department collected $73.6 billion from state-imposed taxes and fees as follows:
- personal income tax—$48.0 billion
- state sales tax plus excise and user taxes—$16.3 billion
- business taxes—$6.8 billion
- property transfer taxes—$2.2 billion
- other taxes and fees—$0.2 billion
This report is divided into seven sections containing 26 statistical tables. Section I presents state taxes and fees by major tax group. Sections II through VI contain historical revenue information for the major categories presented in Section I. Where available, additional tax base information is presented. For example, Table 9 in Section III displays the amount of taxable gallons by product type for SFY 2018-19 on which the petroleum business tax was imposed. Section VII contains local taxes collected by the department. It also shows additional detailed information on local sales tax receipts, the city of New York and city of Yonkers personal income tax and the regional Metropolitan Transportation Authority tax surcharge.
The Appendix summarizes the effective dates for some of New York's major taxes. Finally, the Description of Tax section provides a description for some of New York State's major taxes.
For information useful in understanding and interpreting the data presented in this report, see the descriptive summaries of the taxes and discussion of recent tax legislation presented in the Tax Expenditure Report, which is prepared by the Office of Tax Policy Analysis (OTPA) in conjunction with the Division of Budget, and annual TSB-Ms summarizing tax changes enacted in the Executive budget, which are available at www.tax.ny.gov. Also, the department's website provides descriptions of each tax. Finally, see the Governor's Executive Budget, which is prepared by the Division of Budget.
Off-Track Betting Revenues by Regional Corporation and Pari-Mutuel and Racing Tax Collections can be obtained from the New York State Gaming Association’s annual reports available at www.gaming.ny.gov
Tabular data presented in the publication may be obtained from the department’s website at www.tax.ny.gov/research/stats/statistics/collect_policy_stat_reports.htm.
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