The Louisiana Department of Revenue (LDR) issued the following official response relative to an assessment error on 2009 returns that was initially covered in our Tax Alert of July 15, 2013.
"The Louisiana Department of Revenue (LDR) is working to resolve issues involving 2009 tax notices that were sent to some Louisiana taxpayers. Approximately 2,000 incorrect assessments were made regarding Schedule H and Schedule E data. No action will be taken on any account that is deemed to be in error. All affected taxpayers will receive a written notice clearing their account once a determination of error is made or a liability is reversed.
Any member of the tax practitioner community may provide LDR with all affected account numbers for a reassessment regarding the issues aforementioned.
Please direct all inquiries to David.Stokes@la.gov. We apologize for any inconvenience and regret the error.”