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  • Disaster Relief Handbook - For Lawyers

    Click here for a guidebook on how to respond to legal questions from those affected by disasters. Read More

    By:
    State Bar of Texas , Houston Bar Association, Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, Lone Star Legal Aid
  • Tax Relief in Disaster Situations

    Special tax law provisions may help taxpayers recover financially from the impact of a disaster, especially when the president declares their location to be a major disaster area. Depending on the circumstances, the IRS may grant additional time to file returns and pay taxes. Both individuals and businesses in a presidentially declared disaster area can get a faster refund by claiming losses related to the disaster on the tax return for the previous year, usually by filing an amended return. Content Detail

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    IRS.gov