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IRS relief for storm victims in Nebraska

IRS relief for storm victims in Nebraska

The IRS announced that taxpayers affected by the severe winter storm, straight-line winds, and flooding that took place on March 9, 2019, in Nebraska may qualify for tax relief.


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The IRS release—NE-2019-02 (March 22, 2019)—noted that the president declared that a major disaster occurred in Nebraska, and that following the disaster declaration for individual assistance issued by the Federal Emergency Management Agency, the IRS announced that affected taxpayers in certain areas will receive tax relief.

Individuals who reside or have a business in the following Nebraska counties may qualify for tax relief: Butler, Cass, Colfax, Dodge, Douglas, Nemaha, Sarpy, Saunders, and Washington counties.

This list of counties was subsequently updated to include the following counties or areas: Antelope, Boone, Boyd, Buffalo, Burt, Cuming, Custer, Hall, Howard, Knox, Madison, Nance, Pierce, Platte, Richardson, Saline, Stanton, and Thurston counties and the Santee Sioux Nation.

The list of counties was updated again on August 13, 2019, to include: Dawson county.

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