Education and outreach

What we do

We provide both in-person and virtual presentations. We present our in-person topics to groups of at least 25 or more including community groups, tax professionals, government and nonprofit organizations who seek to learn more about tax-related issues.

Learn about the FTB Taxpayers' Rights Advocate's Office

Event calendar

View our calendar for public events that may interest you.

Tax News

Tax News is our monthly online publication to educate and inform tax professionals, taxpayers, and business owners.

Subscribe to get monthly updates on tax laws, policies and procedures, as well as events that may impact or provide you with valuable information.

Small business

Our liaison provides information and resources involving:

Schedule a speaker

We take pride in educating our taxpayer community and provide no more than two-hour presentations on tax-related issues and small business. Our presentations are not intended as courses or classes to meet the needs of continuing education requirements. We request that you provide us at least 30-days advance notice.

To request a speaker, please include the following information in your email:

  • Name
  • Phone number
  • Organization
  • Event’s organizer, name, date, location and address, time, and speaker’s time
  • Requested topic(s)
  • Number of attendees
  • Materials/biography deadlines
  • Special requirements

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