Tax relief for disaster recovery efforts

Insights and practical guidance in the wake of a natural disaster

James Atkinson

James Atkinson

Principal, Business Tax Services, KPMG US

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KPMG examines the special tax law provisions that may help taxpayers and businesses recover financially from the impact of a disaster. 


When a natural disaster becomes an unfortunate reality, those affected are widespread:

  • Communities where destruction occurred
  • Companies that have had loss of property
  • Employers, charities, and the community providing support to their employees
  • Contractors involved in rebuilding the infrastructure
  • Insurers assessing the damage

Bookmark this page to stay on top of the latest news and insights for entities that may be affected by a natural disaster.

Final regulations

Have been released and are scheduled to be effective on October 16, 2019.

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

2020 earthquakes

2019-2020 storms and flooding

California wildfires

Hurricane Michael

Hurricane Florence

Hurricane Harvey

Hurricane Irma

Hurricane Maria

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