July 1, 2017

Measure M Los Angeles County Sales Tax Rate Increase as of July 1, 2017

With over a 70% favorable vote, Measure M passed in Los Angeles County in November of last year.  Per LA Metro’s webpage voters were asked to vote […]
June 20, 2017

Introducing the California Department of Tax and Fee Administration and the Office of Tax Appeals

On June 15th, Senate Bill (SB) 86 was passed.  The bill was called the “Taxpayer Transparency and Fairness Act,” and the full text can be found […]
November 15, 2016

Ecigarette Sellers To Be Subject to Registration Requirements for Cigarette and Tobacco Products Retailer Licenses Starting January 1 2017

The California State Board of Equalization issued a press release on November 2, 2016, advising “E-Cig” sellers of the new license registration requirements starting on January […]
January 12, 2015

Board of Equalization Will Look for Sales Suppression in 2015

California’s Board of Equalization issued a Special Notice in the latter part of 2014 making it clear that they were interested in prosecuting sales suppression cases. […]