BATON ROUGE – The Louisiana Department of Revenue (LDR) is granting filing and payment extensions to taxpayers whose homes, principal places of business or critical tax records are in parishes or counties affected by Hurricane Isaac.
Excise, sales & severance taxes
LDR will waive late filing penalties, late payment penalties and interest on returns and payments due on or after August 26, 2012, and on or before September 30, 2012. The extended deadline is October 15, 2012.
The extension is available for individual income, corporation income, franchise, fiduciary and partnership taxes, and estimated tax payments with original or extended dates on or after August 26, 2012, and on or before January 11, 2013. The extended deadline is February 11, 2013.
The extension is available to employers whose principal place of business or critical tax records are located in any of the Louisiana parishes or Mississippi counties listed below. It applies to withholding payments due on or after August 30, 2012, and on or before September 30, 2012. LDR will waive penalties and interest on withholding returns and payments received by October 31, 2012.
|PARISHES AND COUNTIES ELIGIBLE FOR HURRICANE ISAAC-RELATED LOUISIANA FILING EXTENSIONS|
|LOUISIANA PARISHES||MISSISSIPPI COUNTIES|
|East Baton Rouge||Jackson|
|East Feliciana||Pearl River|
|St. John the Baptist|
|West Baton Rouge|
Visit www.revenue.louisiana.gov/Isaac for more information.