Yonkers Utilities Tax

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Yonkers Utilities Tax

There is a Yonkers Utilities Tax on every utility company doing business in the City of Yonkers. This tax is 3% of gross income and gross operating income derived from sources within the City of Yonkers as outlined in Chapter 15 Article II of the Local Law. 

The tax is due and payable to the City of Yonkers, within twenty five (25) days after the close of the quarter.  A return must be completed, notarized, and mailed along with the remittance of the tax collections for the period.

Please click on links below for additional information regarding the law, payments, penalties, and tax return form.

Yonkers Tax on Utilities

Yonkers Utilities Tax FORM:

Tax Return Form (form must be completed, notarized, and submitted with tax collections within twenty five (25) days after the close of the reporting period).

June 1st – August 31st                                      Due by September 25th

September 1st – November 30th                       Due by December 25th

December 1st – February 28th / 29th                 Due by March 25th

March 1st – May 31st                                       Due by June 25th

Voluntary Disclosure and Compliance (VDC) Program

The City of Yonkers is starting a Voluntary Disclosure and Compliance (VDC) program where penalties can be waived for back and under-reported Yonkers Utilities tax. To qualify under the VDC program, a candidate must voluntarily disclose non-reporting and under-reporting of taxes for previous periods. VDC does not apply to current and future periods and to taxpayers already under audit or who were notified of an audit by the City of Yonkers. It also does not apply to taxpayers who received bills for the Yonkers Utilities tax.  All filings under the VDC program must be marked VDC and mailed along with the payment to:

 City of Yonkers
 Department of Finance
 Maria Tavares, Director of Accounting
 1 Larkin Center 3rd Floor
 Yonkers, NY 10701


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