California – Laguna Beach City Council Proposes Sales Tax Measure

Sales Tax Measure Continued to July 17th Special Meeting At its regular meeting on Tuesday, July 10th, the Laguna Beach City Council continued items related to placing a potential sales tax measure on the November 2018 General Election ballot. The Continue reading California – Laguna Beach City Council Proposes Sales Tax Measure

California – California may need tax reform, but Hertzberg’s sales tax on services isn’t it

www.sacbee.com JOHN KABATECK July 07, 2018 05:27 PM “Lawmakers in Sacramento just passed a state budget of nearly $200 billion in taxpayer dollars – the largest in state history. Thanks to an economy that is roaring for a few select Continue reading California – California may need tax reform, but Hertzberg’s sales tax on services isn’t it

California – Online sales tax ruling could bring ‘hundreds of millions of dollars’ to California

www.sacbee.com BY ADAM ASHTON AND CAITLIN CHEN July 02, 2018 12:01 AM “Last fall, more than 2,500 online retailers with out-of-state addresses received letters from California’s Department of Tax and Fee Administration informing them that they appeared to owe sales Continue reading California – Online sales tax ruling could bring ‘hundreds of millions of dollars’ to California

California – Wayfair Comments On CDTFA Website

ALERT! The State of California joined with 41 other states, two Territories and the District of Columbia in asking the Court to reject the physical presence test in support of today’s result. The department is currently reviewing the court’s opinion to determine Continue reading California – Wayfair Comments On CDTFA Website

California – Soda Tax Ban Becomes Law, Industry Groups Yank California Ballot Measure Threatening Government Services

Capital Public Radio by Ben Adler June 28, 2018 California lawmakers and Gov. Jerry Brown have banned cities and counties from enacting new taxes on soda and sugary-drink products. They rushed through a bill on Thursday to meet the deadline Continue reading California – Soda Tax Ban Becomes Law, Industry Groups Yank California Ballot Measure Threatening Government Services

California – State Could Cut Your High Sales Tax If It Taxed Business Services. Why That Won’t Happen—Yet

CALmatters Economy by Antoinette Siu May 22, 2018 Consider these two scenarios: A family spends Saturday afternoon at the local shopping center, buying a new washing machine, summer sandals, children’s books and dog food. With every purchase, the state takes Continue reading California – State Could Cut Your High Sales Tax If It Taxed Business Services. Why That Won’t Happen—Yet

California – Proposed Advertising Tax In California Senate Governance and Finance Committee

InlandEmpire.US by Staff May 14, 2018 Redlands, CA – 5/14/18 – California State Senator Robert Hertzberg, D-Van Nuys, has introduced legislation that would extend the state’s sales tax to many services, including purchases of advertising “on television, radio, in print, on the Internet, or by Continue reading California – Proposed Advertising Tax In California Senate Governance and Finance Committee

California – Over $620 Million Of California Competes Tax Credits Awarded To Businesses

ReedSmith State Tax by Shail Shah, Mike Shaikh and Yoni Fix May 14, 2018 California Competes Tax Credits history Over the past four years, GO-Biz has awarded over $620 million in California Competes Tax Credits, a tax credit that may Continue reading California – Over $620 Million Of California Competes Tax Credits Awarded To Businesses

California – Practice and Procedure: California Tax Appeals Office Races to the Finish Line on Finalizing Procedure Rules

Bloomberg BNA SALT Talk Blog by Veronica Shade November 29, 2017 Pursuant to A.B. 102, the Taxpayer Transparency and Fairness Act of 2017, California taxpayers and practitioners will have new guidelines to follow during the tax appeals process as the new Continue reading California – Practice and Procedure: California Tax Appeals Office Races to the Finish Line on Finalizing Procedure Rules

California – State Has Message For The State’s New Legal Pot Industry: Pay Your Taxes

Los Angeles Times by Patrick McGreevy November 20, 2017 California’s shift to legal sales of marijuana for recreational use hits a milestone Monday when the state begins issuing tax permits to marijuana distributors. State regulators estimate the California market could Continue reading California – State Has Message For The State’s New Legal Pot Industry: Pay Your Taxes