The Internal Revenue Service announced special tax relief for Southern California residents and businesses in the area that was struck by wildfires beginning Oct. 21, 2003.
The disaster area counties are Los Angeles, San Bernardino, San Diego and Ventura.
The Federal Tax Deposit Penalty Waiver Period for employment and excise tax deposits is October 21, 2003 through November 7, 2003.
The Extension Period for returns and other tax payments is Oct. 21
through Dec. 29, 2003.
The IRS says taxpayers seeking coverage under the relief should mark forms with “CA Wildfires.”