Many people could end up uninsured against disaster because they can’t afford the policy costs. U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu filed an amendment Tuesday to the Water Resources Development Act that.

Although the federal government backs consumer flood insurance through FEMA, homeowners and renters are not allowed to deduct the cost of flood insurance premiums on their federal tax returns. Only businesses and residential landlords are eligible for the deduction for property they own.

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Insurance and assistance provided by the government fills in some of the gap left by private insurance. One federal program, the national flood insurance Program, offers insurance against flood damage for homes in flood-prone areas. One issue (as seen in Texas following Harvey) is that not all eligible homeowners purchased insurance under the NFIP.

 · Class-action lawsuits allege companies failed to pay sales tax as part of settlements, costing policyholders thousands of dollars. Days after FEMA at 144,000 flood insurance claims from Sandy victims, policyholders in New Jersey and New York.

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The NFIP is a Federal program enabling property owners in participating communities to purchase insurance as a protection against flood losses. Participating in the NFIP is based on an agreement between communities and the Federal Government.

My concern is that if I deposit funds from insurance company now, in 2011 tax year, but the actual repairs occur some time in 2012, I may have to pay income tax for 2011. The repairs need to be done in the warm weather and I have no choice but to wait for Spring time.

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Flood insurance isn’t just for people in high-risk areas. FEMA says people outside of high-risk areas file more than 20 percent of flood insurance claims in a given year and receive one-third of.

The New York attorney general has released a report warning that a lack of accountability in the National Flood Insurance Program could be costing taxpayers millions.. homeowners filed lawsuits.