News Releases

Date Title
11/14/2017 Louisiana’s First Cultural Shopping Trail Launched by the Louisiana Tax Free Shopping Commission
10/26/2017 Deadline to submit supporting documentation for solar energy tax credits is November 1
10/02/2017 Baton Rouge businessman arrested for tax fraud, failing to provide unemployment insurance for employees
09/20/2017 Metairie business owner arrested, suspected of pocketing state sales taxes
09/01/2017 Baton Rouge tax preparer arrested on felony fraud charges
08/28/2017 Hunters get a break during 2nd Amendment Weekend Sales Tax Holiday September 1-3
08/21/2017 Deadline to claim solar energy tax credit is August 31
08/16/2017 Millions in unclaimed tax refunds headed for Unclaimed Property unless taxpayers take action
07/31/2017 State sales tax discount in effect August 4 & 5
06/29/2017 Payments authorized for solar energy system purchasers affected by tax credit cap
06/20/2017 As storm approaches, protect tax records & financial documents
05/22/2017 Sales tax discount available for hurricane preparedness items May 27 & 28
05/08/2017 State individual income tax filing deadline is Monday, May 15
04/10/2017 Tax preparer, previously convicted of fraud, arrested on new felony charges
02/22/2017 Tax preparer charged with fraud for falsifying clients’ tax returns
02/20/2017 State tax filing & payment extensions available for tornado-affected areas
02/08/2017 Tax preparer faces felony charges for “ghost business” tax fraud scheme
02/02/2017 Tax preparer faces felony charges for illegally inflating clients’ refunds
01/31/2017 Baton Rouge tax preparer arrested for fraud scheme involving “ghost” companies, phony business losses
01/23/2017 LDR now accepting paper tax returns and those filed electronically with tax prep software

For media inquiries, contact:
Byron Henderson
Public Information Director
Byron.Henderson@la.gov