What's in your evacuation box?

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Jun 01, 2008
By dvm360.com staff

What's in your evacuation box?

According to the IRS, your evacuation box should include copies of these items:

  • your last four personal and business tax returns
  • the final escrow for your home purchase
  • important papers, such as birth certificates, immunization records for children, and Social Security cards
  • driver's licenses and car titles and registrations
  • current prescription medication lists
  • negatives of important family photos
  • photos and videos of the inside and outside of your house
  • insurance policies
  • important phone numbers of family and friends
  • an electronic copy of your business files
  • a list of investments, bank accounts, credit card numbers, and other accounts.