California – CA California’s Economic Output Outpaces Nation for Fourth Straight Year

For Immediate Release by California BOE April 13, 2017 NR 20-17-G Sacramento –California’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) has grown consistently faster than the nation’s as a whole for four straight years. In 2015, the California GDP rose 5.6 percent, while Continue reading California – CA California’s Economic Output Outpaces Nation for Fourth Straight Year

California – CA We Are BOE – CROS Project Begins

BOE Social Media Creative Services Published on Oct 21, 2016 The #CABOE is implementing CROS, Centralized Revenue Operating System, which will shape the way the agency does business. Fast Enterprises is the contractor for the project and their team of Continue reading California – CA We Are BOE – CROS Project Begins

California – CA New Sales and Use Tax Rates Go into Effect on April 1, 2017

Contact: Office of Public Affairs 1-916-327-8988 For Immediate Release March 23, 2017 NR 14-17-G Sacramento – The California State Board of Equalization (BOE) reminds Californians that new sales and use tax rates will take effect on April 1, 2017, as Continue reading California – CA New Sales and Use Tax Rates Go into Effect on April 1, 2017

California – CA Legislative Committee Holds Informational Hearing on Lucent and Administering California’s Technology Transfer Agreement Law

Lexology – USA February 3, 2017 On January 30, 2017, the California Legislature Assembly Committee on Revenue and Taxation held an informational hearing on “Life after Lucent: Administering California’s Technology Transfer Agreement Law.” The California State Board of Equalization (SBE) Continue reading California – CA Legislative Committee Holds Informational Hearing on Lucent and Administering California’s Technology Transfer Agreement Law

California – CA Property and Other Tax Relief Available for Those Impacted by Storms, Flooding

California Board of Equalization For Immediate Release January 26, 2017 NR 3-17-G “Sacramento – If your property has been damaged by the recent storms and flooding, you may be eligible for property tax relief. In many cases, the damaged property Continue reading California – CA Property and Other Tax Relief Available for Those Impacted by Storms, Flooding

California – CA Media Resource: Use Tax

California Board of Equalization “What is use tax? Use tax is like sales tax and is generally paid on items, purchased from out-of-state retailers, that will be used in California. The applicable tax rate is usually the rate at the Continue reading California – CA Media Resource: Use Tax

California – CA Your Community Counts On Use Tax Dollars When You Shop Online, Check Your Receipts!

For Immediate Release December 22, 2016 NR 95-16-G “Sacramento – Many people are shopping online during the holidays because it’s convenient and it’s easy. But be sure to check those receipts! Sometimes, online shoppers are not charged sales tax on Continue reading California – CA Your Community Counts On Use Tax Dollars When You Shop Online, Check Your Receipts!

California – CA Tax Rate Drops in 2017: Sales and Use Tax Lowered on January 1st

“Yes, you read that headline correctly. A tax in California has actually been lowered. Effective Jan. 1, 2017, the sales and use tax rate dropped in the Golden State. The rate was lowered one quarter of 1 percent, from 7.50 Continue reading California – CA Tax Rate Drops in 2017: Sales and Use Tax Lowered on January 1st

California – Medical Cannabis Tax Exemption Has Begun

SALT Report 3890 – The November 8, 2016 passage of Proposition 64 (The Control, Regulate and Tax Adult Use of Marijuana Act) exempts certain sales of medical marijuana from sales and use tax. Sales of medical cannabis to those who Continue reading California – Medical Cannabis Tax Exemption Has Begun