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BOE - Property Tax Relief Available for Those Impacted by Fires 

   Taxpayers whose property has been damaged by the recent fires may be eligible for property tax relief.

EDD Second Quarter 2018 California Employer Newsletter 

   This edition of EDD's California Employer newsletter has information about new electronic payment options.

FTB July 2018 Tax News 

   Stay ahead of the curve on important issues that affect your tax practice, including a reminder not to share your MyFTB account.

CSEA - SOS Partnership Delivers Results 

   CSEA’s advocacy to improve the Secretary of State’s (SOS) Statement of Information (SOI) filing is a success! At the one-year anniversary of SOS’ BizFile online filing tool, SOI filing for LLCs has an 80% adoption rate and SOS has processed over 400,

Payroll Tax Relief for Employers in Lake County 

   Employers in Lake County directly affected by the Pawnee Fire which began on June 23, 2018 may request up to a 60-day extension of time from the EDD to file their payroll reports.

EAs' Ability to Prepare Threatened in Nevada 

   Nevada Society of Enrolled Agents released the following letter on May 15, 2018, detailing what has become a truly dire situation for Enrolled Agents...

Tax on Services Bill is Stalled 

   On Wednesday, May 16, the Senate Governance & Finance Committee held a hearing on the latest iteration of a tax on services bill, SB 993. Due in part to the fantastic response to our call to action last week and the many calls that our Members, both

Call to Action: Tax on Services 

   On Wednesday night, Senator Hertzberg substantially amended his tax on services bill, SB 993. What makes this latest version of tax on services so dangerous?

Changes to CDTFA Online Services Begin May 7, 2018 

   Your clients may have received an email about changes to their California Department of Tax and Fee Administration (CDTFA) online services account. All CDTFA online services account functions are unavailable from May 1 - May 6. Beginning May 7, sales

FTB Releases Analysis of Bills on CSEA Watch List