This form contains official instructions for Form IT-201, along with Forms IT-195 and IT-201-ATT. These instructions were released in 2019 by the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance and a PDF version of the file can be downloaded below.
The instructions consist of 11 steps developed to help taxpayers file their documents. Each of them contains information based on a section of the application they are describing. These steps include:
If an applicant is required to file Forms IT-195 and/or IT-201-ATT, then they can use the NYS IT-201 instructions as well. It has a filling guide for both of the forms, where taxpayers can find explanations on how to fill out the lines.