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IRS Announces Deadline Relief for Hurricane Idalia in Parts of Georgia

The IRS has announced the postponement of certain tax-related deadlines for victims of Hurricane Idalia in parts of Georgia.

September 14 2023

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IRS Updates Procedures for Exceptions from Certain Electronic Filing Requirements

The IRS has issued Revenue Procedure 2023-31, which addresses requests for undue hardship waiver or administrative exception from the electronic filing requirements for Form 8955-SSA, Annual Registration Statement Identifying Separated Participants With Deferred Vested Benefits, and Form 5500-EZ, Annual Return of A One Participant (Owners/Partners and Their Spouses) Retirement Plan or A Foreign Plan.

September 13 2023

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Retirement Plan Disaster Assistance May Be Available for Georgia Hurricane Idalia

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) issued a disaster declaration on September 7, 2023, for Georgia Hurricane Idalia, for the incident period of August 30, 2023.

September 11 2023

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Retirement Plan Disaster Assistance May Be Available for Maine Severe Storm and Flooding

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) issued a disaster declaration on September 5, 2023, for Maine severe storm and flooding, for the incident period of June 29, 2023.

September 06 2023

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IRS Announces Deadline Relief for South Carolina Taxpayers Impacted by Idalia

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has announced the postponement of certain tax-related deadlines for victims of Idalia in South Carolina.

September 06 2023

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Plan Sponsors May Be Able to Ignore 8955-SSA Late Filing Letters

The IRS has announced that plan sponsors who timely filed complete Forms 8955-SSA do not need to respond to CP 283-C penalty notices dated prior to September 1, 2023. In an Employee Plans News bulletin, the IRS indicates the CP 283-C was sent to plan sponsors who timely filed their 2022 Forms 8955-SSA due to an IRS system programming issue. 

September 01 2023

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IRS Announces Deadline Relief for Florida

The IRS has announced the postponement of certain tax-related deadlines for victims of Idalia. The tax relief postpones various tax filing deadlines that began on August 27, 2023. Affected individuals and households who reside or have a business in Alachua, Baker, Bay, Bradford, Calhoun, Charlotte, Citrus, Clay, Collier, Columbia, DeSoto, Dixie, Duval, Flagler, Franklin, Gadsden, Gilchrist, Gulf, Hamilton, Hardee, Hernando, Hillsborough, Jefferson, Lafayette, Lake, Lee, Leon, Levy, Liberty, Madison, Manatee, Marion, Nassau, Pasco, Pinellas, Polk, Putnam, Sarasota, Seminole, St. Johns, Sumter, Suwannee, Taylor, Union, Volusia and Wakulla counties, as well as taxpayers with records located in the covered area that are needed to meet covered deadlines, qualify for relief. 

August 31 2023

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Retirement Plan Disaster Assistance May Be Available for Oregon

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) issued a disaster declaration on August 28, 2023, for Oregon severe storms, flooding, landslides, and mudslides, for the incident period of June 11, 2023 – June 12, 2023.

August 30 2023

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IRS Announces Deadline Relief for Victims of Flooding in Alaska

The IRS has announced the postponement of certain tax-related deadlines for victims of flooding in Alaska. The tax relief postpones various tax filing deadlines that began on May 12, 2023. Affected individuals and households who reside or have a business in the regional educational attendance areas of Bering Strait, Copper River, Kuspuk, Lower Kuskokwim, Lower Yukon, and Yukon Flats, in Alaska, as well as taxpayers with records located in the covered area that are needed to meet covered deadlines, qualify for relief.

August 30 2023

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IRS Provides Catch-Up Guidance Under SECURE 2.0

The IRS has issued Notice 2023-62 to address stakeholder concerns regarding implementation of Section 603 of the SECURE 2.0 Act.

August 28 2023