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Partial Release of Lien for Short Sales
With many people facing financial difficulties, distressed homeowners are trying to sell their homes for less than the loan balance. / more+
2011 IRS Tax Forums
Join your colleagues for three days of informative education sessions, training, and networking. / more+
Tax Practitioner Hotline Phone Service
In the May Tax News, we discussed the changes we made to our Tax Practitioner Hotline service and the self-service options available to you. This month, we are going to discuss when you should call the Hotline, what we can and cannot help you with, and offer some helpful hints to make your call go smoothly. / more+
IRS Offer in Compromise Program: An Option for Struggling Taxpayers
If a taxpayer is unable to pay a tax liability in a lump sum or through an installment agreement and has exhausted the search for other payment arrangements, the taxpayer may be a candidate for an offer in compromise (OIC). / more+
FTB’s Streamlined OIC Program Continues to Help Taxpayers in Need
Our OIC program is for taxpayers who do not have, and will not have in the foreseeable future, the money, assets, or means to pay their tax liability. / more+
Are Your Clients Subject to Minimum Franchise Tax?
Coming Soon – Resident, Nonresident, and Real Estate Withholding Form and Processing Changes Begin August 29, 2011
Effective August 29, 2011, processing of resident, nonresident, and real estate withholding forms and payments will change to accommodate our new, automated withholding system. / more+
POA Processing Changes
Due to budget constraints, beginning in July, we will no longer be returning incorrect or incomplete POAs to taxpayers. / more+
Ask the Advocate
What is Happening with the Nonrefundable Child and Dependent Care Credit?
Do you have questions about the nonrefundable Child and Dependent Care credit (CDC)? / more+
As part of education and outreach to our tax professional community, we participate in many different presentations and fairs. We provided this calendar to show the events we are attending. / more+
Take a look at the changes happening here at FTB. / more+
Our monthly summary on bringing tax criminals to justice, and closing the tax gap one case at a time. / more+
VCI 2 – Just the Facts
California's Voluntary Compliance Initiative 2 (VCI 2) begins August 1. / more+
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