Spidell’s Analysis & Explanation of California Taxes® 2023 Edition (The Big Blue Answer Book®)
The most complete and best-priced California tax guide
Here are 5 reasons why The Big Blue Answer Book® is the guide you want to use:
- Be current: Your book and online service are updated throughout the year to incorporate major changes
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- Use it as your reliable roadmap that includes all California tax agencies. See how laws work, how to file forms, and how to fix problems
- Don’t just get a rehash of federal law or California publications — get insightful analysis, helpful examples, plus conformity traps and treasures
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Get the 2023 edition where you’ll get a complete discussion of the passthrough entity elective tax and corresponding credit:
- Know the June 15 prepayment rules and which forms to use to make payments of the tax
- Learn what constitutes a qualified entity, qualified income, and a qualified taxpayer for purposes of the tax
- Get details on the interplay between the tax and nonresident withholding
- See how the passthrough entity elective tax credit can reduce estimated tax payments
Plus, you’ll get up-to-date legislation and analysis with practical advice on preparing forms, facing an audit, abating penalties — you name it. Here are some of the key updates:
- See who qualifies for California’s Middle Class Tax Refund and how these payments will be treated
- Find out about California’s long-awaited first-time penalty abatement program
- Understand when California may tax a sale of a partnership interest by a nonresident
- Learn about the FTB’s new look-through approach for sourcing revenues for subcontractors
- See how to dispute a CalSavers penalty
- Get further updates to Proposition 19 base-year value transfers and parent–child transfers
- Understand retailers’ new collection and remittance responsibilities for cannabis taxes
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What you get
- FTB — An exhaustive review of conformity for individuals and businesses, and new LLC and corporate issues
- BOE — A comprehensive discussion of taxable and exempt sales and how to register and file
- EDD — Practical information on filing, payment, and worker classification
- Property tax — An analysis of change of ownership rules and penalties
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— Bill Frederick, EA; Glendale, CA
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