Coronavirus COVID-19 Help for Job Seekers
NYS DOL Communications Resources
Information on enhanced Unemployment Insurance (UI) benefits and Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) for New Yorkers under the recently-based CARES Act
NEW: $600 in additional weekly unemployment benefits will be made available to all New Yorkers; and the period covered by unemployment benefits is being extended for another 13 weeks, for total of 39 weeks. https://www.governor.ny.gov/news/amid-ongoing-covid-19-pandemic-governor-cuomo-directs-flags-be-flown-half-mast-honor-those-we
Free file online options are available on the New York State Dept. of Taxation. For both Federal and NYS income taxes Income tax filings are now due July 15, 2020. NYS tax filing, interest and payment penalties due for the sales tax quarterly period ending February 29 are waived for a period of 60 days for taxpayers required to file returns and remit sales and use taxes by March 20, 2020.