Natural disasters

Practice

Change May Come for Disaster Insurance

Legislation coming out of D.C. just might reduce homeowners' burden for disaster insurance. Think of it as a 401(k) plan for your home that covers preventive and rebuilding costs.
Tax

AICPA Proposes Quick Disaster Relief for Taxpayers

The federal tax law provides relief to victims of natural disasters, but taxpayers generally have to wait until the government works its way through a lengthy process for each specific event. Now, the AICPA has proposed a faster solution.
Tax

IRS Warns Consumers of Possible Scams Relating to Relief of Typhoon Victims

On November 15, the IRS issued a consumer alert about possible scams taking place in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan.
Community News

Free Financial Counseling Offered to Tornado Victims June 25

The Oklahoma Society of CPAs (OSCPA) and the office of Oklahoma Congressman James Lankford will be providing free post-crisis financial counseling to victims of the recent Oklahoma tornadoes later this month.
Tax

IRS Offers Four Steps for Hurricane Protection

Now that hurricane season is arriving, the IRS is encouraging both individuals and businesses to take the appropriate steps to safeguard themselves against a potential catastrophe.