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  • April 5, 2021

    On February 12, 2021, Governor Kay Ivey signed into law Act 2021-1. The following preliminary guidance is being providing in regard to Sections 7 and 8 of the act.

  • March 24, 2021

    The fine print on the Alabama Department of Revenue’s guidance on the topic said that while it can waive late penalties for payments made by May 17, it is “not authorized to waive interest, and any interest accruing from April 15, 2021, through the actual payment date will be due.”

  • March 23, 2021

    The AICPA welcomed the IRS’s postponement of the April 15 income tax filing and payment deadline to May 17 but said the measure falls far short of needed taxpayer relief.

  • March 18, 2021

    On March 17, the Treasury Department and the IRS issued IR-2021-59, which provides for an automatic extension of the filing and payment date for individual 2020 income tax returns from April 15, 2021, to May 17, 2021. The IRS release specifically stated that the relief does not apply to estimated tax payments that are due on and still must be paid by April 15, 2021.

  • February 24, 2021

    The Alabama Department of Revenue (ALDOR) is offering tax relief to Alabama taxpayers who reside or have a business in federally declared disaster areas where damage was caused by recent winter storms. The tax relief measures mirror IRS measures in the same declared disaster areas.

  • February 10, 2021

    At least one of the Legislature’s priority bills could get final approval today. House Bill 170 and Senate version SB98 clarify that Alabamians don’t have to pay income taxes on federal COVID-19 relief funds and make multiple changes to the corporate tax code. The Senate is expected to vote on the fast-tracked bills this afternoon. It’ll then go to the governor.

  • February 5, 2021

    Are you ready to file your income tax return? Tax Season 2021 begins on Friday, Feb. 12, and the filing deadline is April 15. The Alabama Department of Revenue (ALDOR) has a few tips and suggestions to help you file your return safely and get your refund as quickly as possible.

  • February 2, 2021

    What data should you input for 2020 taxpayers without a driver's license?

  • January 7, 2021

    The Alabama Department of Revenue issued helpful updated guidance early yesterday, following its December 18, 2020 guidance implementing Governor Ivey’s landmark Supplemental Emergency Proclamation.

  • January 6, 2021

    The Alabama Department of Revenue (ALDOR) is offering tax relief to Alabama taxpayers who reside or have a business in Clarke, Dallas, Marengo, Mobile, Perry, Washington, and Wilcox counties and have been affected by damage caused by Hurricane Zeta. The tax relief measures mirror IRS measures in the same declared disaster areas.