On March 23, 2020, the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance (Department) issued N-20-1 (see link below) that provides guidance related to the abatement of interest and penalties associated with sales/use tax filings and remittances due March 20, 2020. In addition, the Department created a website containing other information regarding its response to COVID-19. That link is also provided below as well.

https://www.tax.ny.gov/pdf/notices/n20-1.pdf

https://www.tax.ny.gov/press/alerts/nys-tax-response-to-covid-19.htm