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What’s New for Filing 2013 Tax Returns
Look to the new deductions, exemption, credits, and / more+
Late Filing Penalty Refunds for Certain Single Member Limited Liability Companies (SMLLCs)
We are processing refunds of a penalty applied to certain SMLLCs. / more+
Free Financial Conference for Nonprofits Offered in March
Jerome E. Horton, Chairman of the Board of Equalization, along with the California Association of Nonprofits is partnering with business community leaders to bring you the upcoming nonprofit financial conference, Building Financial Capacity for Change. / more+
Short Sales and Cancellation of Debt (COD)
In our November 2013 edition of Tax News, we looked at Foreclosures and Mortgage Forgiveness Relief which explained that when there is a foreclosure how the foreclosure is reported and you determine the amount realized from the transaction depends on the FMV of the property and whether the debt on the property is a recourse debt or a nonrecourse debt. / more+
Net Operating Loss Carryback, New for 2013
If you're like most business owners, you won't see a profit in your first year of operation. As your business grows, you may face one or more years in which your business' expenses exceed its income. In other words, the business may have a loss, which may translate into a Net Operating Loss (NOL) deduction. / more+
New Employment Credit Begins
The New Employment Credit (NEC) is a new tax credit available to businesses that hire qualified employees on or after January 1, 2014. / more+
Reporting Nonprofit Organizations that Receive Public Resources and Engage in Campaign Activity
Effective January 1, 2014, specific reporting nonprofit organizations that receive public resources and engage in campaign activity, either directly or through the control of another entity, may be subject to new reporting requirements under California Government Code Section 54964.6. / more+
Protecting You and Your Clients from Tax Fraud and Identity Theft
We scheduled our next webinar for February 4. / more+
When to Get Proof of Mailing
Have you ever mailed anything to us where you got proof of mailing or perhaps wished you did? / more+
Credit Card Program Looks to Accept Business Entity Payments
Encouraged by strong taxpayer interest, we are currently working to expand our credit card payment capability to include business entity (BE) payments. / more+
Information Directory Updated
We recently updated our Information Directory, FTB 1240. / more+
Ask the Advocate
My Roles and Responsibility as Advocate
The last quarter of each year brings about a considerable amount of administrative activity for my role as Taxpayers’ Rights’ Advocate. / more+
As part of education and outreach to our tax professional community, we participate in many different presentations and fairs. / more+
EDR in the News
See what’s new with our new Enterprise Data to Revenue (EDR) project. / more+
Take a look at the changes happening here at FTB. / more+
Read about our efforts to bring tax criminals to justice, and to close the tax gap one case at a time. / more+
Where are we Today – Part 4 Apportioning Corporations
In this article we will focus on Apportioning Corporations and will summarize some of the recent changes in California law that have occurred over the last three years that may affect your business clients that do business both in California and elsewhere. / more+
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