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April 1, 2020

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IR-2020-61, March 30, 2020

WASHINGTON — The Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service today announced that distribution of economic impact payments will begin in the next th...

March 30, 2020

New claim totals and guidance for workers and employers

Sacramento – The demand for Unemployment Insurance (UI) benefits has skyrocketed as the Coronavirus impacts hard working Californians and their families. For the week ending March 21, the EDD processed 186,809 UI c...

March 30, 2020

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Tax Deadline Changed

The deadlines to FILE and PAY federal income taxes are extended to July 15, 2020.

The IRS has established a special section focu...

March 30, 2020

California is responding to the spread of a respiratory illness caused by a new coronavirus (COVID-19). While investigations to learn more about the virus are ongoing, workers and employers should review their health and safety procedures to help prevent exposure to th...

March 23, 2020

IR-2020-58, March 21, 2020 WASHINGTON —

The Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service announced today that the federal income tax filing due date is automatically extended from April 15, 2020, to July 15, 2020. Taxpayers can also defer federal income tax payment...

March 23, 2020

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The Franchise Tax Board (FTB) today announced updated special tax relief for all California taxpayers due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
FTB is postponing until July 15 the filing and payment deadline...

November 14, 2019

WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service today announced the tax year 2020 annual inflation adjustments for more than 60 tax provisions, including the tax rate schedules and other tax changes. Revenue Procedure 2019-44 (PDF) provides details about these annual adjustm...

August 12, 2019

The IRS encourages everyone to use the Tax Withholding Estimator to perform a quick “paycheck checkup.”  This is even more important following the recent changes to the tax law for 2018 and beyond.
The Estimator helps you identify your tax withholding to make sure you...

June 12, 2019

Taxpayers who work multiple jobs or who may be adding summer employment should complete a Paycheck Checkup, says the IRS. Doing so will help them check if they are having the right amount of tax withheld from their paychecks.Checking and adjusting tax withholding as ea...

March 27, 2019

A Cotati, California, man was sentenced to 33 months in federal prison Wednesday after pleading guilty in San Francisco federal court to tax fraud stretching from 2009 to 2015, court documents show.

Stanley Charles, 33, began his prison term immediately after sentencing...

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