The IRS announced it has added another two North Carolina counties—Bertie and Davidson counties—to the existing list of counties for purposes of identifying areas where tax relief may be available for certain taxpayers affected by Hurricane Florence.
In general, the tax relief includes more time to file returns, pay taxes, and perform certain other time-sensitive acts for those taxpayers in the areas affected by Hurricane Florence. The additional time applies to deadlines—either an original or extended due date—that occur on or after September 7, 2018, and before January 31, 2019.
With the updated IRS release (NC-2018-03, updated October 23, 2018), the following North Carolina counties are identified as areas where taxpayers may be eligible for the hurricane-related tax relief measures: Allegany, Anson, Ashe, Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Cabarrus, Carteret, Chatham, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Dare, Davidson, Duplin, Granville, Greene, Harnett, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lee, Lenoir, Montgomery, Moore, New Hanover, Onslow, Orange, Pamlico, Pender, Person, Pitt, Randolph, Richmond, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Stanly, Union, Wayne, Wilson, and Yancey counties may qualify for tax relief.
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