Tax News
March 2010

Updated Taxpayers´ Bill of Rights

We recently revised our publication 4058C, California Taxpayers’ Bill of Rights. / more+

Does your client know where to send the “state copy” of an information return?

You may be asked by your client where they need to send the “state copy” of an information return. If they filed paper returns with IRS, they do not need to send a paper copy to FTB. / more+

Available now: Free California source income withholding webinars

We will host free California source income withholding webinars in March 2010. / more+

The best way to file a protest

Has your client recently received a Notice of Proposed Assessment for added tax resulting from our audit examination? Does your client plan to file a protest? / more+

New home credit can be e-filed

Did you know you can e-file California returns that contain the New Home Credit?  / more+

Do all your tax stuff online!

With instant access to taxpayer information, 24 hours a day, doing your tax stuff online will save you, and your clients, time and hassle. / more+

Need W-2 information?

Some clients may have difficulty getting their W-2 information. / more+

Small Business

Small Business Virtual Webinar

We partnered with Board of Equalization (BOE) to present cost effective and convenient educational products, including a complete online seminar package that enables taxpayers to get answers to the most commonly asked questions. / more+

Ask the Advocate

FTB responds to tax community´s proposals

The annual Taxpayers´ Bill of Rights Hearing was held December 3, 2009. We received several proposals and recommendations from the tax community. / more+

Inside FTB

Take a look at the changes happening here at FTB. / more+

Criminal Corner

Our monthly summary on bringing tax criminals to justice, and closing the tax gap one case at a time. / more+

Big Business

Interested Parties Meeting on Specialized Tax Service Fees

We scheduled an interested parties meeting for March 16, 2010, at 1 p.m. to discuss amendment of California Code of Regulations, title 18, section 19591 (Specialized Tax Service Fees), to establish the amount of the fee for the issuance of a limited partnership revival confirmation letter, as required by Revenue and Taxation Code section 19591, subdivision (b)(3), for periods on or after January 1, 2011. / more+