Louisiana Revised Statute 47:305.58 provides for an annual state sales tax holiday on sales of hurricane-preparedness items or supplies made on the last Saturday and Sunday each May.
Tropical season 2014 has ended
During hurricane season, scammers try to capitalize off of storm victims' misfortune. The attorney general explains what to look for and how to avoid common disaster scams.
Weather 101-Hurricane Climatology
By knowing your vulnerability and what actions you should take, you can reduce the effects of a hurricane disaster.
The Louisiana Department of Revenue encourages taxpayers to protect their tax records and other financial documents from flood damage and other weather-related threats during hurricane season.
The 2014 Atlantic hurricane season begins Sunday, and the National Hurricane Center is predicting a quieter season than normal this year.
Commissioner of Insurance Jim Donelon is reminding citizens that now is the time for property owners to review their insurance policies and make plans to protect their property and family.
When a major storm strikes, many volunteers are needed at evacuation shelters.
Weather 101-NOAA 2014 Hurricane Prediction