Tax-filing Deadlines Extended for Santa Barbara County Residents and Businesses Following Disaster Declaration for Thomas Fire and 1/9 Debris Flow

Tax-filing Deadlines Extended for Santa Barbara County Residents and Businesses Following Disaster Declaration for Thomas Fire and 1/9 Debris Flow

Santa Barbara County residents and businesses qualify for a tax-filing extension from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).

As result of the Presidential disaster declaration, the IRS is permitted to postpone certain deadlines for taxpayers living in or with a principal business in Santa Barbara County. Certain deadlines falling on or after Dec. 4, 2017 and before April 30, 2018, may be granted additional time to file through April 30, 2018. This includes 2017 individual income tax returns normally due on April 17, 2018. It also includes the fourth quarter estimated tax payment normally due on Jan. 16, 2018.

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