Businesses - Resources
- Corporation tax law changes - Details of changes to multistate corporation tax law.
- FTB 689 - Read the Fine Print: Forming A Business Entity Outside of California
- FTB 982 - How to Select an Income Tax Return Preparer
- FTB 984 - Common Business Expenses for the Business Owner and Highlights of the Federal/State Differences. Also available in:
- FTB 985 - Audit/Protest/Appeals - The Process
- FTB 987 - Top Twelve Tax Scams
- FTB 989 - Understanding California Taxes
- FTB 1123 - Forms of Ownership
- FTB 3730 - Online Buying or Selling--Know Your Tax Obligation
Small business videos
Small business video presentation in two parts:
- Part 1: Sole Proprietor/Partnership (9:56)
- Part 2: Corporations/Limited Liability Company (LLC) (12:31) - Part 2 is a continuation of Part 1 and begins with C Corporation.
|Government entity||Find information on|
|Board of Equalization||Sales tax | Use tax | Seller's permit|
|California Business Portal||A one-stop-shop, assisting business owners navigate through the different stages of business development.|
|California Secretary of State||Registering your business | Business resources|
|California State Controller's Office|
|California Tax Service Center||Business resources - Provided by the Board of Equalization, Employment Development Department, Franchise Tax Board, and Internal Revenue Service.|
|Employment Development Department||Payroll tax|
|Internal Revenue Service||Federal income tax | Employment identification number (EIN)|
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