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New Short-Term Rental Tax Filing for California

Starting in 2024, California is mandating owners of short-term rental properties to file the new personal property tax statement (Form BOE 51-STR– page 32-33). According to the California Senate Bill No. 60, Chapter, 307, a “short-term rental” in the state refers to any residential property or portion of a residential property that is rented to an individual or group for 30 consecutive days or...

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California Tax Update: IRS Extends Tax Relief for Storm Victims

By:  Henry VanBuskirk, CFP®, Wealth Manager Our team would like to provide an update on a recent blog post discussing tax relief and the tax filing deadline for certain counties in California. The individuals in counties originally discussed in that posting will have until May 15th, 2023, to file tax returns, but some counties are automatically extending that tax filing deadline to October...

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California Tax Update: Storm victims qualify for tax relief

By:  Henry VanBuskirk, CFP®, Wealth Manager Our thoughts go out to the victims of the recent California storms, and we hope that you and your family are safe. The IRS has declared the following counties to be within a federally declared disaster area and eligible for tax relief. Alameda, Colusa, Contra Costa, El Dorado, Fresno, Glenn, Humboldt, Kings, Lake, Los Angeles, Madera, Marin, Mariposa,...

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Tax Savings Opportunity for Business Owners – Must Act Before March 15th

By:  Michael Allbee, CFP®, Senior Portfolio Manager We pointed out last year there was an opportunity for some Californian taxpayers to get relief for the $10,000 state and local tax (SALT) cap through 2021 - 2025. You can do this by paying some of your California taxes through a profitable pass-through business with some limits and nuances. This helps get around the $10k federal cap for state...

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