Adopt a Litter Basket
Volunteer to monitor and maintain a litter basket. Request new liners for your adopted basket.
Animal Care and Handling Course
Learn about the certificate to manage a pet shop or business that sells, grooms, or houses cats, dogs, or other small animals.
Apply for art, office, and household supplies for artists and cultural organizations.
Learn about the certification needed for an artist to qualify for a joint living-working space.
Learn about the rules for commercial and residential barbecuing, find a place to barbecue in a park, or report barbecuing where it is not allowed.
Become a Food Provider
Learn about becoming a Human Resources Administration (HRA) food pantry or soup kitchen.
Learn about keeping honeybees in New York City.
Get the New York City Bike Map or have a bicycle shop location added to the map.
Learn about workshops, assistance, and training to support businesses, including women-owned, minority, and small businesses.
Business Financial Assistance
Learn about financial assistance for small business owners, entrepreneurs, and minority and women-owned businesses.
Learn about a program that helps small business owners and entrepreneurs make a strong case for a lender, investor, or client to believe in their business.
Learn how to file a Business Certificate, also called a Certificate of Assumed Name.
Business Tax Assistance
Get help with business tax filing, payment, and account issues. Get a copy of a filed business tax return.
Learn about calorie posting requirements information for restaurants and mobile vendors. Report failed to display calorie information.
Get a poster for a restaurant or other food establishment with instructions to help a person who is choking.
Learn about the tax on cigarettes for businesses and consumers.
Learn about doing business with New York City, including contracts, programs, payments, and new business opportunities.
Learn about commercial cycling requirements and safety regulations. Report a business that is not complying with commercial cycling rules.
Commercial Rent Tax
Learn about the Commercial Rent Tax (CRT) paid by businesses in Manhattan south of 96th Street.
Commercial Waste Disposal
Learn about trash and recycling rules for businesses, including businesses in residential buildings.
Commuter Benefits Law
Learn about the law requiring employers to provide commuter benefits to their employees.
Learn about planning conferences in New York City, for businesses and trade organizations.
Curtains Up NYC
Learn about free application assistance for NYC businesses and nonprofits connected to live performance applying for the Shuttered Venue Operators Grant.
Get bulletins, guides, and other information to learn about eating healthy.
Learn about emergency preparedness, including tips, educational events, and how to create an emergency plan for businesses, schools, students, and pets.
Emerging Business Enterprise Program
Learn about a program that certifies socially and economically disadvantaged business owners whose current net worth is less than one million dollars.
Environmental Business Assistance
Businesses can get help with meeting environmental regulations, including incentives for environmental compliance and green business development.
Fair Workweek Law
Learn about the law requiring retail and fast food employers to offer predictable work schedules and the chance to work open shifts before hiring.
Fast Food Deductions Law
Learn about the law requiring employers to allow employees to deduct voluntary payments from their paychecks to send to nonprofits.
Get non-criminal fingerprints, which are required for certain permits and licenses.
Fire Premiums Tax
Learn about taxes for foreign insurance companies who provide fire coverage for New York City properties.
Get a poster with information that can help prevent the flu.
Food Allergy Poster
Request a poster for a restaurant about protecting customers with food allergies.
Food Cart Rules
Learn about licensing, permits, and operating guidelines for food carts.
Food Protection Course
Learn about food protection courses for owners and operators of restaurants and other food establishments.
General Corporation Tax
File and pay the tax for corporations that do business, employ capital, own or lease property, or have offices in NYC.
Green Cart Rules
Learn about the rules for running a mobile fruit and vegetable cart.
Grow a Small Business
Learn about FastTrac GrowthVenture, a program that helps business owners develop the skills needed to manage and grow their business.
Learn about resources that help businesses hire qualified workers.
Report identify theft or get tips for consumers and businesses about preventing it.
Get help with credit, funding, office space, tax credits, training and other assistance for non-profit organizations.
Get online help for starting and operating a business in New York City.
Park Art Vendor Rules
Learn the rules for selling art, photography, reading material, or sculpture in City parks.
Get information or make a complaint about United States Postal Service products and services.
Power of Attorney
Authorize someone else to represent you in tax matters with the Department of Finance.
Get information for consumers and businesses about sales tax.
Get a free and confidential security survey for a home or business.
Shut the Front Door
Learn about an education and outreach campaign for the law requiring certain businesses to close their doors when running air conditioning systems.
Small Business First
Learn about a program designed to reduce regulatory burdens on small businesses.
Smoke Free Air Act
Learn about smoking rules in multiple dwellings. Request a waiver to the Smoke Free Air Act.
Sodium Warning Rules
Learn about the rules for chain food service establishments posting warnings about sodium content.
Start a Small Business
Learn about programs and services for starting a small business or non-profit organization.
Strategic Steps for Growth (SS4G)
Learn about an executive business education program for minority- and women-owned companies and media, entertainment, and technology firms.
Learn about the event that opens seven miles of car-free streets to the public.
Get help if you've been unable to resolve a tax or rent freeze issue with the Department of Finance through the normal process.
Learn about Tobacco Laws and electronic cigarette regulations.
Learn about trans fat rules for restaurants and other food service establishments, or report an establishment using trans fat.
Learn about taxes for utilities and vendors of utility services.
Learn about having water service turned on or off for a residential or commercial property.
Get a list of scheduled water main shutdowns and water disruptions.
Learn about programs, resources, and support for women.
Learn about employment programs for young people, including SYEP.