Alabama offers tax relief to taxpayers that suffered damage caused by Hurricane Irma. Taxpayers can file tax returns due on or after September 15, 2017, and before January 31, 2018, no later than January 31, 2018.
To be eligible, taxpayers also must reside in areas designated as disaster areas by the federal government.
To get tax relief, taxpayers should write “Irma Relief 2017” in red ink on any state paper return or report filed during the extension period. E-filing taxpayers can contact the Department of Revenue for filing guidance.
Subscribers can read the news release on the department’s website at https://revenue.alabama.gov/2017/09/12/ador-providing-tax-relief-to-victims-of-hurricane-irma/.
News Release, Alabama Department of Revenue, September 12, 2017