CSEA is Your Voice in California 

CSEA advocates for the rights of both Enrolled Agents and taxpayers before all state and legislative and regulatory agencies. With a seat on each of the following state tax agency advisory boards, CSEA is constantly advocating for sound tax policy for California Enrolled Agents. We represent members before the:

  • Franchise Tax Board (FTB) 
  • Board of Equalization (BOE) 
  • Office of Tax Appeals (OTA)
  • California Department of Tax & Fee Administration (CDTFA)
  • Employment Development Department's (EDD) Small Business Employee Advisory Council (SBEAC)
  • Secretary of State (SOS)

This, along with our close relationship with each of one these agencies, give CSEA members an effective outlet to voice your concerns on the tax topics that matter to you. Find out more information about the state agencies and CSEA's involvement below.

Links to State Legislature

Official California Legislative Information Websites (Schedule bills current law publications and more):

leginfo.legislature.ca.gov/

California Advocacy Articles 

BOE - Property Tax Relief Available for Those Impacted by Fires 

7/10/2018 
   Taxpayers whose property has been damaged by the recent fires may be eligible for property tax relief.
   

EDD Second Quarter 2018 California Employer Newsletter 

7/10/2018 
   This edition of EDD's California Employer newsletter has information about new electronic payment options.
   

FTB July 2018 Tax News 

7/10/2018 
   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 

7/10/2018 
   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 

7/10/2018 
   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.