New York State Department of Taxation and Finance
Application for Automatic Six-Month Extension of Time
To File a Metropolitan Commuter Transportation Mobility Tax Return
For Self-Employed Individuals (including partners)
Your social security number (SSN)
Enter your 2-character special condition code
if applicable (see instructions) ........................
Your first name and middle initial
Your last name
Mailing address (number and street or rural route)
City, village, or post office (see instructions)
1 MCTMT payment ........
Payment information – Full payment (by check or
Paid preparer must complete (see instructions)
money order only) must be made of any balance due
with this automatic extension of time to file. Make
your check or money order payable in U.S. funds to
Preparer’s PTIN or SSN
Firm’s name (or yours, if self-employed)
Commissioner of Taxation and Finance and write
your social security number and 2013 MCTMT on it.
Employer identification number
Mark an X if
Do not detach. File Form MTA-7 as an entire page.
However, you may file Form MTA-7 on or before:
Ask for your extension online – Instead of using paper
Form MTA-7 to request an extension of time to file, you can
• June 30, 2014, if you qualify for an automatic two-month
complete your request for free on our Web site (at ).
extension of time to file your MCTMT return because 1) you are
The online option provides you with a confirmation that we received
a U.S. citizen or resident and live outside the U.S. and your main
your extension request.
place of business or post of duty is outside the U.S. and Puerto
Rico; or 2) you are in the military service outside the U.S. and
If you owe tax, you must pay it by the original date that your
Puerto Rico when your 2013 MCTMT return is due and you need
metropolitan commuter transportation mobility tax (MCTMT) return is
an additional four months to file (October 31, 2014);
due. If you want to pay by debit from your bank account (ACH debit),
• June 16, 2014, if you are a U.S. nonresident alien for federal
you must submit your extension request on our Web site.
income tax purposes and you qualify to file your MCTMT return
on June 16, 2014, and you need an additional six months to file
(December 15, 2014);
Purpose – File Form MTA-7 on or before the due date of
• July 29, 2014, (if your due date is April 30, 2014) or
Form MTA-6, Metropolitan Commuter Transportation Mobility Tax
Return, to get an automatic six-month extension of time to file your
September 15, 2014, (if you are a nonresident alien and your
due date is June 16, 2014), if you qualify for a 90-day extension
of time to file because your spouse died within 30 days before
If you are requesting an extension of time to file using Form MTA-7,
your return due date and you need additional time to file.
you may still file Form MTA-6 electronically.
However, you must file your 2013 MCTMT return on or before
October 31, 2014, if your due date is April 30, 2014, or on or
We cannot grant an extension of time to file for more than six
before December 15, 2014, if you are a nonresident alien and
months if you live in the United States. However, you may
your due date is June 16, 2014.
qualify for an extension of time to file beyond six months under
section 157.3(b)(1) of the personal income tax regulations if you are
See Special condition codes.
outside the United States and Puerto Rico. See the special condition
If you qualify for an extension of time to file beyond six months,
code instructions on Form MTA-6-I, Instructions for Form MTA-6.
you must file Form MTA-7 on or before the filing deadline for your
When to file – File Form MTA-7 on or before the filing deadline
for your MCTMT return (extension applications filed after the filing
How to file – File Form MTA-7 along with payment for any MCTMT
deadline for the return are invalid). Generally, the filing deadline is
due, on or before the due date of your return. Use the worksheet on
the thirtieth day of the fourth month following the close of the tax
year (April 30, 2014, for calendar-year filers).
the back to determine if a payment is required.
Spouses who are both required to file an MCTMT return must
complete separate Forms MTA-7. You cannot file a joint MCTMT
return or extension application.