IRS Extends Filing And Payment Deadlines due to Hurricane Sandy

February 1, 2013

The Internal Revenue Service has extended until February 1, 2013 the deadlines for most income tax returns, income tax payments and other time-sensitive actions otherwise due from the time of the storm through the end of January 2013 for taxpayers affected by Hurricane Sandy. This extension automatically applies for businesses in federally- declared disaster areas in Connecticut, New Jersey and New York. Other affected businesses located outside of the federal disaster areas must apply to the IRS to request an extension. For additional information on this topic, please contact the IRS.