2008 Enacted Legislation

The following are the Legislative Change Notices prepared by the Franchise Tax Board (FTB). These notices explain the changes made to the California Income Tax Laws during 2008.

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Assembly Bills

  • AB 583 - (Hancock) Voters Fair Elections Fund, (Stats. 2008, Ch. 735) - Legislative Change 08-19
  • AB 1279 - (A Budget Com) Child Support Collections/Transfer From FTB To DCSS, (Stats. 2008, Ch. 759) - Legislative Change 08-23
  • AB 1389 - (A Budget Com) Modify Group Return Provisions/Mandatory E-Pay / COD Collection To Include Bail Amounts/DIR Refer Cal-OSHA Targeted Inspection Debts To FTB For Collection, (Stats. 2008, Ch. 751) - Legislative Change 08-21
  • AB 1452 - (A Budget Comm) Suspend NOLs 2008 & 2009/Allow 20-year Carryover Starting 2008/Allow 2-year Carryback Starting 2011/Tax Amnesty 2009/Create LLC Estimated Payment/50% Limitation on Business Credits/Assignment of CTL Credits Among Members, (Stats. 2008, Ch. 763) - Legislative Change 08-24
  • AB 1812 - (Arambula) California Firefighters' Memorial Fund And California Peace Officer Memorial Foundation Fund/Extend Repeal Date To January 1, 2016, (Stats. 2008, Ch. 160) - Legislative Change 08-03
  • AB 1935 - (Fuller) California Ovarian Cancer Research Fund, (Stats. 2008, Ch. 324) - Legislative Change 08-09
  • AB 2202 - (Caballero) State Agencies Provide Information To PERS Administration Board Regarding Employees Who Are Not Members Of PERS, (Stats. 2008, Ch. 261) - Legislative Change 08-06
  • AB 2249 - (Niello) Direct Deposit Refund Errors, (Stats. 2008, Ch. 234) - Legislative Change 08-05
  • AB 2291 - (Mendoza) Municipal Shelter Spay-Neuter Fund, (Stats. 2008, Ch. 328) - Legislative Change 08-10
  • AB 2518 - (Torrico) California Cancer Center Research Fund, (Stats. 2008, Ch. 330) - Legislative Change 08-11
  • AB 2928 - (Spitzer) California Department Of Corrections To Contract With FTB For Collection Of Restitution Orders Owed By Prisoners, (Stats. 2008, Ch. 752) - Legislative Change 08-22
  • AB 3016 - (Cook) California Military Family Relief Fund/Contributions Used To Provide Financial Aid Grants To Reserve Members Of U.S. Armed Forces And California National Guard/Extend Repeal Date To January 1, 2015, (Stats. 2008, Ch. 645) - Legislative Change 08-17
  • AB 3078 - (A R&T Comm) Modify Group Return Provisions/Real Estate Withholding For Certain Non-CA Entities/Other State Tax Credit Claims/TP Advocate Penalty Relief/Increase Threshold For Imposing Estimated Tax Penalty/Eliminate Double Inclusion Of Income, (Stats. 2008, Ch. 305) - Legislative Change 08-08

Propositions

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Senate Bills

  • SB 31 - (Simitian) Identification Documents/Privacy, (Stats. 2008, Ch. 746) - Legislative Change 08-20
  • SB 585 - (Lowenthal) Low-income Housing Tax Credit(LIHC) Allocation, (Stats. 2008, Ch. 382) - Legislative Change 08-14
  • SB 797 - (Ridley-Thomas) Tax Preparer Requirements/Preparation Of Tax Return Includes Inputting Tax Data Into Computer/Extends Repeal Date To January 1, 2010, (Stats. 2008, Ch. 033) - Legislative Change 08-01
  • SB 1055 - (Correa) Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief, (Stats. 2008, Ch. 282) - Legislative Change 08-07
  • SB 1064 - (Hollingsworth, et al.) Disaster Loss Deduction And Excess Loss Carryover For 2007 Calendar Year, July 2007 Specified County Wildfires, October 2007 Riverside Country Damaging Winds, May/June 2008 Specified County Wildfires, July 2008 Santa Barbara County Wildfires And Inyo County Rainstorms, (Stats. 2008, Ch. 386) - Legislative Change 08-15
  • SB 1101 - (Cedillo) Emergency Food Assistance Program Rund/Extend Repeal Date To January 1, 2014, (Stats. 2008, Ch. 203) - Legislative Change 08-04
  • SB 1146 - (Cedillo) FTB Disclosure Reciprocal Agreement With City/City Provide Business Tax Program Information To FTB, (Stats. 2008, Ch. 345) - Legislative Change 08-12
  • SB 1247 - (Lowenthal) Low-Income Housing Credit (LIHC)/Includes Qualified Farmworker Housing Credit(FWHC)/Repeal Farmworker Housing Assistance Program And Specified Costs, (Stats. 2008, Ch. 521) - Legislative Change 08-16
  • SB 1285 - (Corbett) Charitable Contributions/FTB Procedures for Calculating Appropriate Value of Contribution Of Claims By A Seller That Is Over $5000 On Conservation Lands Acquired Using State Funds, (Stats. 2008, Ch. 711) - Legislative Change 08-18
  • SB 1502 - (Steinberg) ALS/Lou Gehrig's Disease Research Fund, (Stats. 2008, Ch. 354) - Legislative Change 08-13
  • SB 1696 - (Yee) California Public Records Act/State Agencies May Not Allow Another Party To Control The Disclosure Of Information Subject To Disclosure,(Stats. 2008, Ch. 062) - Legislative Change 08-02
  • SBX 1 28 - (Senate Budget Comm) Accelerate Estimate Payments/Eliminate Safe Harbor For Certain Taxpayers/Repeal Tax Amnesty/20% Corporate Understatement Penalty/Clarify Operative Date For LLC Fee Due Date Change, (Stats. 2008, Ch. 01) - Legislative Change 08-25