News Release
For Immediate Release
January 9, 2018
NR 18-1
Contact: Office of Public Affairs

California Department of Tax and Fee Administration Holds Free Small Business Tax Seminar in Oakland

Sacramento – The California Department of Tax and Fee Administration invites business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs to attend a free Small Business Tax Seminar in Oakland on Tuesday, January 23, 2018.

Those looking for assistance with state and federal tax issues, as well as those who want to expand their business knowledge, will benefit from informative presentations. Topics include avoiding common sales and use tax problems, employee versus independent contractor, better business through better records, and forms of ownership. Representatives from the California Department of Tax and Fee Administration, Employment Development Department, Franchise Tax Board, and the Internal Revenue Service will conduct presentations and answer questions.

Event: Small Business Tax Seminar

Date: Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (registration begins at 8:30 a.m.)

Place: Elihu Harris Building Auditorium
1515 Clay Street
Oakland, CA 94612

Limited Street Parking Available

Registration:  1-888-847-9652 or register online

Learn more about a variety of other in-person classes and online seminars.

Note: The following 30-second video PSA is available for your use.

Note: This news release may discuss complex tax laws and concepts. It may not address every situation, and is not considered written advice that may be relied on, pursuant to California Code of Regulations, title 18, sections 1705 and 4902. Changes in tax law or regulations may have occurred since the time this news release was written. If there is a conflict between the text of this news release and the law, decisions will be based upon the law and not this news release. For specific help, please contact the CDTFA at 1-800-400-7115.