Current Advocacy Issues

What's going on in Advocacy?

FTB March 2019 Tax News 

   FTB's March 2019 Tax News helps you stay ahead of the curve on issues that affect you and your clients.

Wayfair Update 

   The Assembly Revenue & Taxation Committee has passed AB 147 to address Wayfair thresholds.

Updated 2019 Bill List 

   We have many new additions to the list, including intent language for the most recent iteration of tax on services (SB 522).

EDD Payroll Tax Relief for Multiple Counties 

   Employers directly affected by recent storms may request payroll relief from the EDD.

CDTFA February 2019 News for Tax Practitioners 

   he February 2019 News for Tax Practitioners helps you stay current on the latest taxes and fees administered by the CDTFA.

CSEA’s First 2019 Bill List 

   CSEA asked the legislature to weigh in on Wayfair and Dynamex at our annual Jim Stern Legislative Day at the Capitol, and we are pleased that they have done so.

FTB Releases Taxpayers' Bill of Rights Response Letter 

   FTB released its annual responses to CSEA’s formal letter and Taxpayers’ Bill of Rights Hearing testimony.

CA Tax Filing Season Opens 

   The FTB is now accepting 2018 state tax returns.

EDD Employment Status Tutorial 

   The EDD has created a six-lesson online tutorial about classifying workers as either employees or independent contractors.

Advocacy in Action 

   Thanks to CSEA Members' hard work walking the hallways of the Capitol, Jim Stern Legislative Day provided tangible impact for Enrolled Agents.