California – Taxes and Fees Adminstered by the CDTFA FY 2017-18

Sales tax began in 1933 Use tax began in 1935 at a state rate of 6.25% broken down in 4 part harmony as follows: $25.8 billion collected in 2017/18 at a rate of 3.9375% General Fund and 0.25% Education Protection Continue reading California – Taxes and Fees Adminstered by the CDTFA FY 2017-18

California – BOE 2018 Annual Report Explaining When The BOE Was Replaced By CDTFA and OTA

“Created in 1879 by a constitutional amendment, the California State Board of Equalization (BOE) was initially responsible for ensuring that county property tax assessment practices were equal and uniform throughout California. The BOE began to levy four new taxes, including Continue reading California – BOE 2018 Annual Report Explaining When The BOE Was Replaced By CDTFA and OTA