Disaster Recovery Tax Guide

What you need to know.

You are entitled to a special tax relief and may qualify to receive an extension on your tax deadlines if you were a recent victim of a:

  • Hurricane
  • Flood
  • Earthquake
  • Tornado
  • Drought
  • Wildfire

Special tax law provisions may help taxpayers and businesses recover financially from the impact of a disaster, especially when the president declares the location to be a major disaster area. Depending on the circumstances, the IRS may grant additional time to file returns and pay taxes.

Be prepared! Learn how to safeguard your financial and tax records

Find out about disaster relief or tax provisions that affect certain states.

Get the latest information and enacted laws on disaster relief:

Disaster Assistance and Emergency Relief for Individuals and Businesses

Tax Law Changes Related to National Disaster Relief

Tax Law Changes Related to Midwestern Disaster Areas

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