Income Tax Withholding and Disaster Response

On March 29, 2017, North Dakota Governor Doug Burgum signed legislation (S.B. 2199) providing out-of-state businesses and employees a limited exemption from state and local taxes and fees, licensing, and other requirements, including unemployment insurance, workers’ compensation, and/or taxes administered by the tax commissioner when performing disaster or emergency remediation work in North Dakota on critical electrical and telecommunication transmission infrastructure.

The law is effective August 1, 2017.

Read ND S.B. 2199