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Red Cross Reminds Illinois Disaster Survivors of Available Tax Relief
Illinois citizens impacted in 2013 by spring flooding or fall tornadoes may qualify for tax relief from the Internal Revenue Service. After disaster declarations for individual assistance issued by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the IRS announced that affected taxpayers in Illinois will receive tax relief.
Citizens in the path of November tornadoes this fall who reside or have a business in the counties of Champaign, Douglas, Fayette, Grundy, Jasper, La Salle, Massac, Pope, Tazewell, Vermillion, Wabash, Washington, Wayne, Will and Woodford counties may qualify for tax relief. Please visit www.irs.gov or use this link to get more details.
Also, floods ravaged through Illinois last spring accompanied by straight line winds and other severe weather. Individuals who reside or have a business in Brown, Bureau, Calhoun, Clark, Cook, Crawford, DeKalb, Douglas, DuPage, Fulton, Grundy, Henderson, Henry, Kane, Kendall, Knox, Lake, LaSalle, Livingston, Marshall, Mason, McDonough, McHenry, Peoria, Pike, Putnam, Rock Island, Schuyler, Stark, Tazewell, Warren, Whiteside, Will, Winnebago and Woodford counties may qualify for tax relief. Please visit www.irs.gov or click http://www.irs.gov/uac/Tax-Relief-in-Disaster-Situations to get more details.
Finally, in anticipation of another wet spring, please take a moment to encourage constituents to download the American Red Cross’s latest Flood app to ensure your family or business is ready! Visit your App Store Today!