The IRS has added three more counties—Clay, Randolph and Tift—to the list of counties in Georgia affected by Hurricane Michael with respect to tax relief being made available to taxpayers affected by the hurricane. In general, the tax relief includes more time to file returns, pay taxes, and perform certain other time-sensitive acts for taxpayers affected by Hurricane Michael.
The IRS release—GA-2018-04 (updated October 26, 2018)—announces tax relief for certain taxpayers affected by Hurricane Michael in the following Georgia counties: Baker, Bleckley, Burke, Calhoun, Clay, Colquitt, Crisp, Decatur, Dodge, Dooly, Dougherty, Early, Emanuel, Grady, Houston, Jefferson, Jenkins, Johnson, Laurens, Lee, Macon, Miller, Mitchell, Pulaski, Randolph, Seminole, Sumter, Terrell, Thomas, Tift, Treutlen, Turner, Wilcox, and Worth.
The relief generally applies with regards to deadlines that occurred on or after October 9, 2018, and before February 28, 2019.
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