2010 Nashville Flood Information

Tax Breaks

Sales Tax Relief Available to Individuals Affected by Flooding

The Tennessee Department of Revenue is reminding Tennesseans affected by flooding and other effects of the severe storms in early May of recent legislation enacted by the General Assembly providing Tennessee sales tax relief for qualified individuals who must replace damaged or destroyed items or restore residences. Eligible items include major appliances and residential furniture used in the individual’s primary residence with a purchase price of $3,200 or less per item, and building supplies used for restoration of the individual’s primary residence with a purchase price of $500 or less per item. Learn more.


Tax Refunds and Credits

See the Flood Help in Nashville website for information about tax refunds for flood losses, extended deadlines for filing certain returns, sales tax refunds, and property tax refunds.