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Press Release Archive - 2012

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Press Releases

Statewide

Date Topic
December 3, 2012 State Wants to Return $14 Million in Undelivered Tax Refunds
November 30, 2012 Franchise Tax Board’s Annual Taxpayers’ Bill of Rights Hearing
November 9, 2012

Franchise Tax Board Updates 2012 Tax Tables for Proposition 30 Tax Increases

November 9, 2012 California Grants Tax Relief to Taxpayers Affected by Hurricane Sandy
October 11, 2012 Franchise Tax Board Top 500 Tax Delinquencies Updated - New This Year: Debtors Now Face License Suspension
October 9, 2012 Extended Due Date Deadline is October 15 for Filing State Tax Returns
August 14, 2012 2012 State Income Tax Rate Schedules Adjusted
August 8, 2012 Franchise Tax Board Auditing ‘Head of Household’
August 3, 2012 FTB Uses Automated Calling System to Promote Account Resolution
June 14, 2012 Thousands of Businesses Contacted to File Tax Returns
May 9, 2012 State Tax Refund Status Available Online
April 13, 2012 Franchise Tax Board Updates Guidance on Real Estate Tax Deductions
April 13, 2012 Franchise Tax Board Unveils New Top 500 Tax Debtors
April 11, 2012 State Tax Help Available If You Owe Taxes and Have a Financial Hardship
April 6, 2012 Last Minute Tips for California Taxpayers
March 19, 2012 Free State Tax Help Available Online
March 19, 2012 FTB Launches Free Self-Service Application for Entity Status Letters
March 6, 2012

State Reports Mixed Results on Median Income for 2010

February 28, 2012 Be Careful When Selecting a Tax Preparer
January 27, 2012 Federal Earned Income Tax Credit Awareness Day
January 19, 2012 State’s Top 250 Tax Debtors’ Lists Recoups $100 Million
January 17, 2012 State Requesting Delinquent Tax Returns From Nonfilers
January 11, 2012 FTB Releases State Tax Statistics for 2009
January 4, 2012 State Tax Filing Season Officially Opens (Español)

Regional

Date Topic
December 17, 2012 Amador County Woman Arrested for State Tax Evasion and Embezzlement
December 3, 2012 Rancho Palos Verdes CFO Sentenced to 5 Years in Prison for Embezzling More Than $1 Million Dollars
October 29, 2012 San Diego Woman Pleads Guilty to State Tax Evasion and Grand Theft
October 18, 2012 San Anselmo Man Arrested on Tax and Other Felony Charges Stemming from Marijuana Cultivation
September 21, 2012 Los Angeles Tax Professionals Arrested for Illegal Tax Schemes Costing State $7.6 Million
September 18, 2012 Los Angeles Business CFO Sentenced to Prison for State Tax Evasion and Embezzlement
April 9, 2012 Van Nuys Man’s Grand Theft and Tax Evasion Lead to Prison
April 5, 2012 Orinda Physician Arrested on State Income Tax Charges
March 9, 2012 Laguna Beach Man Gets Jail for Fraud, Grand Theft, and State Income Tax Evasion
February 16, 2012 Former Lynwood District Chief Business Officer Arrested on Misappropriation of Public Funds, State Income Tax Charges
February 3, 2012 Orange County Auto Fleet Salesman Pleads Guilty to State Income Tax Evasion
January 3, 2012 Montecito Motors Investigation Two Arrested - Issued by the Santa Barbara Police Department

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Tax returns being processed at the Franchise Tax Board B-Roll Part 1 | Part 2