State, Federal and Local Taxes
The IRS and the California Franchise Tax Board (FTB) have moved the deadline to file 2019 tax returns and make certain payments until July 15, 2020.
Taxpayers may request assistance by contacting the California Department of Tax and Fee Administration. Requests for relief of interest or penalties or requesting an extension for filing a return may be made through their online services here. Taxpayers may also request assistance in writing by sending a letter to the address P.O. Box 942879 Sacramento, CA 94279 or contacting them via email or call Customer Service Center at 800-400-7115. This includes assistance if you are unable to make a timely tax payment.
For information on special tax relief from the California Franchise Tax Board and how you can apply please visit their website here.
Federal Internal Revenue Service
For information on the federal government, taxes, and coronavirus relief from the Internal Revenue Service visit here.
LA County Property Taxes
Beginning on April 11, the day after property taxes are due, people unable to pay on time for reasons related to COVID-19 may submit a request for penalty cancellation online. The Treasurer and Tax Collector department has set up a special team to process these requests for those who demonstrate they were affected by the outbreak.