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State of California Franchise Tax Board

Tax News
May 2014

Governor Brown Announces Pilot Areas for the New Employment Credit

The New Employment Credit (NEC) is a hiring credit for businesses that operate in areas of the state with the highest unemployment and poverty.  / more+

California Taxpayers’ Bill of Rights Revised

Need a quick overview of your California Taxpayers’ Bill of Rights?  / more+

City of Los Angeles Office of Finance Paperless Statements Sustainability Program

The City of Los Angeles Office of Finance announced the availability of paperless statements which allows businesses and permit holders to receive their renewals, billings, and other correspondence from the Office of Finance electronically in-lieu of mailed paper statements.  / more+

Free Webinar: Power of Attorney (POA) 101 – The Basics

This webinar highlights the issues to complete FTB 3520, Power of Attorney (POA) form and offers you helpful tips to assist your clients.  / more+

Don't Miss Your Favorite Speakers at Super Seminar!

The California Society of Enrolled Agents (CSEA) invites you to attend Super Seminar 2014 which delivers a faculty of respected speakers, sessions that address the most pressing tax topics, an individual schedule, and high quality written materials for each session you register for.  / more+

FTB Board Meeting

The Franchise Tax Board held its first meeting of 2014 on March 12 in Sacramento.  / more+

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Introducing My New Enrolled Agents

Last month, I introduced my staff. This month, I would like to share with you the recent accomplishments of two of my staff.  / more+

Event Calendar

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+

Inside FTB

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

Criminal Corner

Read about our efforts to bring tax criminals to justice, and to close the tax gap one case at a time.  / more+

Big Business

Business Income
Where are we Today – Corporations Part II (Example)

In this article, we will give you an example of an out-of-state corporation and what to consider for purposes of doing business and apportioning income.  / more+

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