The quickest and easiest way to check on your New York state tax refund is to visit tax.ny.gov and click on " Check Your Refund" link.
Alternatively you may call 518-457-5149
You will need the following to check the status of your New York personal income tax refund:
Your social security number.
Your mailing address.
The refund amount shown on your tax return.
You will generally receive your New York state tax refund within:
3 weeks if you e-filed your return.
6 weeks from the date you mailed your return.
Allow an additional week if you requested a paper check versus direct deposit.