The Department accepts Freedom of Information Law (FOIL) requests through the channels listed below.
Records Access Office
NYS Department of Taxation and Finance
W.A. Harriman Campus
Bldg 9 Room 100
Albany, NY 12227
- Send tax information requests (other than property tax data) to FOIL Requests.
- Send property tax data requests to ORPTS-FOIL.
Note: You can find real property municipality information at:
Email is not a secure online service. Please submit your request through a different channel if your request includes taxpayer-specific information.
If you have any questions, you can reach us at (518) 457-2070 between 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, weekdays. (Please note that we cannot accept FOIL requests over the phone.)
Department of Taxation and Finance subject matter list (includes real property tax list)
Committee on Open Government