Update for North LA Taxpayers: Watch Out for Erroneous IRS Notices!

On June 23, 2016, the Louisiana Society of CPAs (LCPA) issued a bulletin on recent developments involving tax return processing for taxpayers affected by the spring flooding.  Their message was highlighted by the following information: Some taxpayers (residing in affected areas of Louisiana) who previously filed returns have received notices from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).  The notices […]

WARNING: Don’t Count on Disaster-Relief from LDR

Last Minute Press Release Leaves Taxpayers Uneasy

  On May 11, 2016 (five days ahead of filing deadline), the Louisiana Department of Revenue (LDR) issued a press release reminding the public of Monday’s deadline for filing individual returns and paying taxes.  The press release also addresses the extended deadline for taxpayers residing in federally declared “disaster areas” of Louisiana.  According to the […]

Tax Deadline Postponed for North Louisiana Taxpayers

Following President Obama’s disaster declaration for the state of Louisiana, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) announced that affected taxpayers in Louisiana will receive tax relief. So, what does this mean for taxpayers of North Louisiana?  Glad you asked… North Louisiana residents are receiving additional time to file tax returns and pay taxes.  In addition, North Louisiana […]

IRS Issues Tax Relief for Victims of Severe Storms & Flooding in Louisiana

Victims of the severe storms and flooding that took place beginning on March 8, 2016 in parts of Louisiana may qualify for tax relief from the Internal Revenue Service. The President has declared that a major disaster exists in the State of Louisiana. Following the recent disaster declaration for individual assistance issued by the Federal Emergency […]