Sam Brotman, JD, LLM, MBA June 24, 2020 79 min read

The Complete Guide to International Tax Compliance

Under the law, U.S. citizens, resident aliens and certain nonresident aliens are required to report worldwide income from all ...

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Sam Brotman, JD, LLM, MBA November 23, 2020 9 min read

How to Prepare for the California Payroll Tax Auditor to Interview Your Independent Contractors

Once you have gotten your files together for each independent contractor or if you have ...
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Sam Brotman, JD, LLM, MBA November 23, 2020 17 min read

How to Pre-Audit Yourself in Advance of Your EDD Payroll Tax Audit

Internally, we have developed the following list of issues based on our experience in ...
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Sam Brotman, JD, LLM, MBA November 23, 2020 10 min read

How to Prepare for a 1099 Independent Contractor Audit

We have previous discussed the idea of putting your different workers into different ...
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Sam Brotman, JD, LLM, MBA November 23, 2020 11 min read

What Records are Required for a California Payroll Tax Audit?

Documents You Will Need for the Tax Auditor What usually happens in a payroll tax audit ...
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Sam Brotman, JD, LLM, MBA November 23, 2020 9 min read

What Happens During a California Independent Contractor Audit?

The auditor’s first goal in an independent contractor audit is establishing a system and ...
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Sam Brotman, JD, LLM, MBA November 23, 2020 13 min read

What Is the EDD Audit Process?

The Biggest Risk in a California Payroll Audit Other than in cases where there is some ...
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Sam Brotman, JD, LLM, MBA November 23, 2020 22 min read

What Is an Employment Development Department (EDD) Audit?

The Employment Development Department, or EDD, is one of the largest California state ...
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Sam Brotman, JD, LLM, MBA November 23, 2020 31 min read

What’s the Difference between IRS Payroll Tax vs. California Payroll Tax?

Payroll taxes, whether under the IRS or the State of California, are treated differently ...
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Sam Brotman, JD, LLM, MBA November 23, 2020 10 min read

What Is a California Sales Tax Exemption? [Definition & Examples]

If you own a business which produces and sells tangible goods, then you are obligated to ...
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Sam Brotman, JD, LLM, MBA November 23, 2020 11 min read

What Are the Penalties for Tax Evasion and Tax Fraud in California Sales Tax Audits?

California Tax Evasion Penalties Generally Generally, penalties for fraud or intent to ...
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