Analysis of 2008 Personal Income Tax Returns
This report describes the prominent features of New York's personal income tax, with particular emphasis on the 2008 tax year. It also includes taxpayer profiles consisting of number of taxable returns, sources of income, federal adjustments, New York modifications, deductions, dependent exemptions, tax liability and credits by NYAGI class, filing status and return type. In addition, it includes separate sections on income, itemized deduction amounts, exemptions, available credits and information on refundable credits. Finally, it compares statistics for 2008 with those from the prior year for most of these items.
Accompanying this report are statistical tables that cover resident, part-year resident, and nonresident returns. The report also includes a description and statistical information from returns filed by fiduciaries of estates and trusts.
The following reports can be downloaded. Download documents include complete publications and sample tax forms in Adobe Acrobat pdf format (to view and print pdf reports, you need an installed copy of the Adobe Acrobat Reader -- which is available for free), and statistical tables available in spreadsheet files in Microsoft Excel xls format.
2008 income tax report (pdf)
Statistical tables (xls)