Revised Proposal Changes for the Industrial and Commercial Abatement Program (ICAP)

Proposed Rules: Closed to Comments (View Public Comments Received:1)

Comment By: 
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
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The Industrial and Commercial Abatement Program (“ICAP”) provides an abatement of real property taxes for the construction, alteration or improvement of certain industrial or commercial properties in specified areas of New York City for varying time periods.  ICAP provides a tax incentive to owners of commercial and industrial properties to improve these properties or to construct new buildings.


The proposed rule:

·       Sets forth the criteria for commercial and qualifying properties that are eligible for ICAP,

·       Provides an application process, including deadline, and,

·       Provides criteria for when an ICAP project may lose its benefits.


Public Hearing

Industrial and Commercial Abatement Program (ICAP) Changes

Public Hearing Date: 
Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 11:00am

Timothy LaRose, at or Fax: 718 488-2491.

This notice supersedes the one published on August 29, 2016 and the public hearing has been rescheduled.

NYC Dept. of Finance, Room 345
345 Adams Street
Brooklyn, , NY 11201