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… but the State of California is serious about collecting their due — here’s a little salacious gossip: Rap singer and actor Snoop Dogg is facing a tax lien from the State of California, along with assault charges. His real name, Calvin Broadus Jr., shows up on a list of California tax scofflaws, alongside the […]


Posted at: June 24th, 2009 - 9:33 am - Number of Comments » 0

If you do business in the City of Los Angeles, and have either not filed or under-reported on your business taxes, you have until the end of July to correct the situation and avoid up to 40% penalties — More details here.


Posted at: June 22nd, 2009 - 3:56 pm - Number of Comments » 0

Make sure you adjust your withholding on the state level if you’re a Californian — otherwise, your withholding may not reflect changes in the law, and you could end up owing more money to the state at the end of the year. More information


Posted at: June 19th, 2009 - 12:02 pm - Number of Comments » 0

The US Supreme Court made it even harder to prove age discrimination in employment cases. See More


Posted at: June 18th, 2009 - 10:06 am - Number of Comments » 0

June 2009 – The Enterprise Zone (EZ) tax incentive program was created in 1986 to help local businesses, and encourage outside businesses to locate in economically depressed areas. The federal government does not have a comparable economic development program or business tax incentives. The FTB has a useful primer on California’s Enterprise Zones here…


Posted at: June 12th, 2009 - 6:09 pm - Number of Comments » 0

According to the Wall Street Journal: If you’ve been in the habit of shopping around for a new term-life insurance policy every few years, you may want to reconsider that strategy: After years of falling premiums, many insurers are raising prices on term policies. Read more here…


Posted at: June 8th, 2009 - 4:15 pm - Number of Comments » 0