Bulletin: NY000593

Date:
November 07, 2016
To:
All New York State Agents, Office Counsel, and Managers
RE:
NYC ECB Amnesty Program

Kindly be advised that the City of New York currently has an amnesty program for Environmental Control Board judgments, the benefit being a reduction of penalties and interest, subject to certain limitations. The amnesty program is in effect until December 12, 2016.

More information may be found at:

http://www1.nyc.gov/site/finance/taxes/forgiving-fines-the-nyc-amnesty-program.page

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References

Bulletins Replaced:
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Related Bulletins:
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Underwriting Manual:
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Exceptions Manual:
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Forms:
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