State Legislative Advocacy

Independent Contracting - How Dynamex Impacts You and Your Clients 

10/10/2019
Many are aware that independent contracting laws were changed in April of 2018 when the California Supreme Court decided in Dynamex Operations West, Inc. v. Supreme Court of Los Angeles to create a new standard for classifying...

CSEA Earns Huge Legislative Victory 

9/16/2019
CSEA is happy to report that an EA exemption to Dynamex has been amended into AB 5!

Always on Watch - Final Suspense File Bills 

9/16/2019
This year, two bills that we are tracking have been put on suspense file, which is where bills costing more than $150,000 are kept while leadership determines the bills’ costs and priority level for the majority party.

Tax Preparer Fee Disclosure Bill Will Not Affect Enrolled Agents or CPAs 

4/8/2019
AB 1140 would require non-enrolled preparers to disclose costs and fees being charged to clients who are claiming either CalEITC or EITC.

This Simple Step Will Improve Your Extension Season 

4/2/2019
Changes are coming to the FTB website on July 1 that will impact our Members during this fall’s extension season.