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Help with Federal Taxes as a Result of Hurricane Michael - Deadline Extensions

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The IRS extended deadlines that apply to filing returns, paying taxes, and performing certain other time-sensitive acts for certain taxpayers affected by Hurricane Michael in Georgia.

The extension applies to deadlines - either an original or extended due date.

Deadlines were extended for certain taxpayers affected by Hurricane Michael in the Georgia counties of Baker, Bleckley, Burke, Calhoun, Colquitt, Crisp, Decatur, Dodge, Dooly, Dougherty, Early, Emanuel, Grady, Houston, Jefferson, Jenkins, Johnson, Laurens, Lee, Macon, Miller, Mitchell, Pulaski, Seminole, Sumter, Terrell, Thomas, Treutlen, Turner, Wilcox, and Worth.

The extension applies to deadlines - either an original or extended due date - that occurred on or after Oct. 9, 2018 and before Feb. 28, 2019.

Personal casualty losses attributable to certain 2018 federally declared disasters, including Hurricane Michael, may be claimed as a qualified disaster loss.

Last Review and Update: Oct 22, 2018