The Internal Revenue Service is offering tax relief to U.S. citizens and resident aliens living or working in war-torn South Sudan.

The IRS issued Announcement 2014-28 last week, which provides guidance to U.S. citizens or resident aliens living and working abroad whose tax home is in a foreign country and meet either the bona fide residence test or the physical presence test, choosing to exclude from their income a limited amount of their foreign earned income ($99,200 for 2014). 

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