Alabama – Tax Relief for Natural Disasters

SALT Report 3871 – The Alabama Department of Revenue is providing tax relief to Alabama taxpayers who have been affected in several federally declared disaster areas. The tax relief measures will mirror IRS measures in the same areas.

ADOR is granting extensions to taxpayers affected in federally declared disaster areas for the filing periods and payment deadlines of state income taxes. The extensions for such returns and payments shall mirror the due dates that federal income tax returns are required to be filed in the affected designated disaster areas listed below:

  •  Tax Relief for Victims of Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds and Flooding in Arkansas
  • Tax Relief for Victims of Severe Storms and Flooding in Louisiana
  • Tax Relief for Victims of Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding in Texas
  • Tax Relief for Victims of Severe Storms and Flooding in Mississippi
  • Tax Relief for Victims of Severe Storms and Flooding in Texas-Houston Area
  • Tax Relief for Victims of Severe Storms and Flooding in Texas
  • Tax Relief for Victims of Severe Storms, Flooding, Landslides and Mudslides in West Virginia
  • Tax Relief for Victims of Severe Storms, Flooding in Louisiana
  • Tax Relief to Mississippi 2015 Storm Victims; Tax Deadline Extended to May 16
  • Tax Relief for Victims of Dec. 2015 Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds and Flooding in Missouri; Tax deadline extended to May 2016

Taxpayers seeking this Alabama tax relief should notate the IRS announcement number upon which they are relying on any returns and/or other correspondence being sent to the Department. Taxpayers who file electronically should contact ADOR at 334-242-1170 for filing guidance.

For further Information:

http://revenue.alabama.gov/news/09272016.pdf