State Legislative Advocacy

Independent Contracting - How Dynamex Impacts You and Your Clients 

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 

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

Always on Watch - Final Suspense File Bills 

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 

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 

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