tax law

December 2, 2019

North Carolina Man Sentenced on Conspiracy Charges Related to Tax Scheme

According to a Department of Justice press release, Joseph Gerard, III, of Charlotte, North Carolina, was sentenced to serve nearly four years in federal prison for […]
November 19, 2019

Owner of Advertising Business Indicted on Multiple Tax Counts

According to a Department of Justice press release, Vincent Celentano, a businessman from Hillsboro Beach, Florida, was recently indicted on various charges, including tax evasion and […]
November 7, 2019

Selling Your Business? Remember to Cancel Your Seller’s Permit, or You Could Be Liable for California Sales Tax

If you own a brick and mortar business or online business that sells “tangible” (physical) goods in California, such as clothing, furniture, or electronics, you are […]
October 31, 2019

FTB Ruling Sheds Light on California Income Tax Requirements for Independent Directors

The Franchise Tax Board (FTB) is the government agency responsible for administering California’s personal and corporate income tax laws. (For instance, if you have unfiled California […]
October 24, 2019

FTB Grants Income Tax Filing Extension to California Wildfire Victims

In October 2019, a series of wildfires erupted across Riverside and Los Angeles Counties, prompting California Governor Gavin Newsom to declare a state of emergency. If […]
October 23, 2019

Doctor Who Pleaded Guilty to Felony Tax Evasion Sentenced to 1 Year in Prison

As readers of our tax law blog are doubtlessly aware, federal tax crimes are typically prosecuted by the Tax Division of the U.S. Department of Justice […]