California – Proposed Amendments to Relief from Liability Regulation

SALT Report 3113 – The California State Board of Equalization is proposing to adopt amendments to Regulation 1705, Relief from Liability. The amendments would clarify whether the relief provided in RTC section 6596 should also be available to a person who reasonably relies on written advice the Board provided to a related entity in a prior audit.

A public hearing regarding the proposed amendments is scheduled for Tuesday, December 17, 2013.  The hearing will be held in Room 121, 450 N Street, Sacramento. Written comments, notices of intent to present testimony or witnesses at the public hearing, and inquiries regarding the proposed regulatory action should be sent to Rick Bennion, Regulations Coordinator:

Phone:  (916) 445-2130

Fax:  (916) 324-3984

e-mail:  Richard.Bennion@boe.ca.gov

Mail to:  State Board of Equalization

     Attn: Rick Bennion, MIC: 80

     P.O. Box 942879-0080

     Sacramento, CA  94279-0080

For Further Information

California State Board of Equalization – Proposed Sales and Use Tax Regulation 1705, Relief from Liability