ABSTRACT

Hurricane Katrina: The Response by the Internal Revenue Service [September 14, 2005]   [open pdf - 38KB]

"After Hurricane Katrina, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) announced several tax relief measures to aid affected individuals and businesses. They cover a range of subjects, from postponing deadlines for paying taxes and filing returns for individuals, employee benefit plans and tax-exempt bond issuers, to waiving penalties for certain fuel excise taxes. This report summarizes these measures and discusses the statutory authority for the IRSs actions."

Report Number:
CRS Report for Congress, RS22261
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Date:
2005-09-14
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Public Domain
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pdf
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