The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) announced that Hurricane Florence victims in parts of North Carolina will have access to limited tax relief in order to file certain individual and business tax returns, and make certain tax payments. Certain deadlines falling on or after Sept. 7, 2018 are granted additional time through Jan. 31, 2019 to file returns and pay taxes originally due in this period. The IRS is offering the relief to areas qualifying for individual assistance as determined by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). The relief applies affected businesses and individuals with an IRS address record locator in the following North Carolina counties:

  • Beaufort
  • Brunswick
  • Carteret
  • Craven
  • New Hanover
  • Onslow
  • Pamlico
  • Pender

If you have questions about how this impacts you or your business, please contact Doeren Mayhew’s tax advisors.