IRS tax relief for those affected by recent hurricanes
The IRS is providing relief to those affected by the recent hurricanes. Here’s a summary on how.
How is the IRS providing relief to those affected by Hurricane Irma and Harvey?
If an individual or business was affected and had either tax payments due or filing due dates during September, the IRS will grant them until January 31, 2018 to take care of those responsibilities, penalty-free.
Who is eligible?
In general, individuals who have an address on file in one of the affected areas is automatically exempt. If your records were in the affected area or you were helping with disaster relief for charitable purposes, you can also get relief.
Where can I find specific details?
For more information and resources, visit https://www.irs.gov/newsroom/tax-relief-in-disaster-situations or contact your ShindelRock tax professional today.