NYS Tax Department: Deadline approaching to opt in to pass-through entity tax (PTET)

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a webpage.

New York State Department of Taxation and Finance Logo

Deadline approaching to opt in to pass-through entity tax (PTET)

Reminder: If you wish to participate in the optional PTET for 2021, the deadline to opt in is October 15, 2021.


To opt in:

  1. Log in to your S corporation's or partnership’s Business Online Services account. (If the business doesn’t have an account, we recommend creating one by October 8 to avoid missing the election deadline.)
  2. Select the ≡ Services menu in the upper left corner of your Account Summary homepage.
  3. Choose PTET web file from the Corporation tax or Partnership tax expanded menu, then select Pass-through entity tax (PTET) annual election.

Reminder: Tax professionals cannot make the election on behalf of their clients.


For more information on this optional tax, see Pass-through entity tax (PTET). For email updates, subscribe to our Pass-through entity tax email topic.


For assistance, contact our call center. Our representatives are available to assist you Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Eastern Standard Time.