Register for taxicab and hail vehicle trip tax
|You must register as a taxicab and hail vehicle trip tax filer with the Tax Department before you can Web File and pay your trip tax.
To register, call us at 518-457-5735. Free interpretation services are available to you.
|If you are:||have the following information when you call:|
|a medallion owner||
|a hail base station||
Note: If you are a hail vehicle owner, you do not have to register with the Tax Department as a taxicab and hail vehicle trip tax filer.
After you register
Once you register with the Tax Department, you can file your trip tax return through Taxicab Web File. Here are a few helpful tips to keep in mind before you get started:
Tip 1: If you have multiple medallions, verify you pay for the correct one. Review your report provided by your taximeter provider.
Tip 2: Print your filing confirmation for your records. We will also email confirmation directly to your Online Services account.
Tip 3: Pay on time to avoid penalty and interest (or possible disciplinary action by TLC).