The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) extends the filing of business and individual tax returns for residents in California until May 15, 2023.
May 15 Is The New Deadline To File Your Tax
Individuals and joint filers from California have an extended deadline to make tax payments due to the recent flood in the state. The IRS announced this to offer aid to the victims created by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).
Residents who have a business or who live in the areas mentioned below will be eligible for tax relief.
- El Dorado
- Los Angeles
- San Bernardino
- San Diego
- San Joaquin
- San Luis Obispo
- San Mateo
- Santa Barbara
- Santa Clara
- Santa Cruz
Other areas that will be added to the disaster area will also be eligible for similar relief.
More Information About The Disaster Relief
The IRS gave filing and penalty relief to every taxpayer with an IRS address of record located in the area of the disaster. So, taxpayers do not need to ring any agency to receive this relief.
On the other hand, taxpayers who are eligible for relief outside the disaster area may need to call the IRS at 886-562-5227. If you need more information about returns, payments, and tax-related actions eligibility for the additional deadline, you might want to check out The Disaster Assistance and Emergency Relief for Individuals and Businesses.