03 Aug IRS and Federally Declared Disaster Areas
People living in a federally declared disaster area are entitled to a wide variety of tax benefits. Around the Nation provides IRS news specific to local areas, primarily disaster relief or tax provisions that affect certain states.
2012 federally declared disaster areas issued by the department of Homeland Security can be useful if you are uncertain or require specific verification.
Also of interest might be FEMA’s declared disasters by year and state, particularly if you are eligible to file an amended federal tax return.