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Fiscal Year Tax Collections: 2015-2016

Annual statistical report of New York State tax collections statistical summaries and historical tables fiscal year 2015-2016

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 and selected tax structure information for the state's major taxes. It also presents data for some locally imposed taxes.

This narrative presents information for New York State Fiscal Year (SFY) 2015-16 and some historical statistics. New York State's fiscal year is April 1–March 31.

During SFY 2015-2016, the Tax Department collected $71.6 billion from state-imposed taxes and fees as follows:

  • personal income tax—$47.0 billion
  • state sales tax plus excise and user taxes—$14.8 billion
  • business taxes—$6.9 billion
  • property transfer taxes—$2.6 billion
  • other taxes and fees—$0.1 billion

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Complete reports may be downloaded in Adobe Acrobat pdf format. Statistical tables are available for download as a Microsoft Excel xls spreadsheet file. To view and print pdf reports, you need an installed copy of the Adobe Acrobat Reader -- which is available for free.