California

October 2, 2019

CDTFA Releases Updated Guide on How to Appeal a California Sales Tax Audit Decision

The California Department of Tax and Fee Administration (CDTFA) is a relatively new agency, forming in 2017 under the Taxpayer Transparency and Fairness Act. The purpose […]
February 26, 2019
Recent Supreme Court Decision Could Change the Landscape of Certain Tax Penalties

Recent Supreme Court Decision Could Change the Landscape of Certain Tax Penalties

Imagine a situation where you have been accused of a crime, but because you did not commit the crime, you have not been charged. Now imagine […]
February 22, 2019
California OTA Introduces New Rules for State Tax Appeals in 2019

California OTA Introduces New Rules for State Tax Appeals in 2019

The California Office of Tax Appeals (OTA) was created in 2017 when former governor Jerry Brown signed Assembly Bill (A.B.) 131, placing into effect new rules […]
November 20, 2018
What Happens if the Franchise Tax Board (FTB) Puts Your Name on the List of California’s Top 500 Delinquent Taxpayers?

What Happens if the Franchise Tax Board (FTB) Puts Your Name on the List of California’s Top 500 Delinquent Taxpayers?

What Happens if the Franchise Tax Board (FTB) Puts Your Name on the List of California’s Top 500 Delinquent Taxpayers? If you’re in the habit of […]
November 14, 2018
Franchise Tax Board (FTB) Publishes List Naming California’s Top 500 Delinquent Taxpayers

Franchise Tax Board (FTB) Publishes List Naming California’s Top 500 Delinquent Taxpayers

The California Franchise Tax Board (FTB) administers and collects various California taxes, fulfilling at the state level a similar function to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) […]
June 21, 2018
What Small Business Owners Should Know About California and Federal Payroll Tax Audits

What Small Business Owners Should Know About California and Federal Payroll Tax Audits

Individuals are not the only taxpayers who should fear being audited. The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) also audits business entities, including corporations and limited liability companies […]