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Many financial events in your business and personal life can influence your tax position over a period of years. That’s why it’s so crucial to obtain expert advice on tax planning strategies available… [Read More]

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Congress Retroactively Extends Over 50 Expired Tax Provisions Through 2014

When Congress passes an act that could affect our client’s tax returns and financial interests, the tax team at ELLS CPAs makes it a priority to keep you informed. On December 16, … [Read More...]

How to Support Education and Give Yourself a (Tax) Break

When planning your year-end charitable giving, don’t forget one new opportunity for California businesses and individuals that pays you back – the College Access Tax Credit. To … [Read More...]

Planning to Exchange California property under Section 1031? Warning!

A Section 1031 like-kind exchange of property is a great way to defer a taxable gain. However, after years of seeing California property being exchanged for out of state property, … [Read More...]

California Filing Requirements for Businesses Incorporated in Nevada

Recently a client contacted me wondering why his corporation had received a “Demand for Tax Return” notice from the Franchise Tax Board (“FTB”) since he has never filed in … [Read More...]

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