Sam Brotman 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 ...

Start Reading
Sam Brotman January 25, 2017 12 min read

What to Do if the EDD Takes Your Money

The California Employment Development Department can legally withhold money owed to you ...
Start Reading
Sam Brotman December 28, 2016 11 min read

Preparing for the 2017 Tax Season

It is that most un-wonderful time of year: tax time. April 15 may be a bit far away, but ...
Start Reading
Sam Brotman October 19, 2016 10 min read

What Happens If You Misclassified a Worker?

What does the employment classification of workers have to do with payroll tax audits? ...
Start Reading
Sam Brotman October 12, 2016 10 min read

What Are Your Payroll Tax Responsibilities?

In a previous post, we talked about the difference between independent contractors and ...
Start Reading
Sam Brotman October 5, 2016 10 min read

Classifying Employees and Independent Contractors

You have hired someone to do work for you. Is that person an employee or an independent ...
Start Reading
Sam Brotman August 24, 2016 11 min read

California Payroll Tax Problems and the EDD

Part of being a business owner is filing and paying payroll taxes for your employees. In ...
Start Reading
Sam Brotman August 3, 2016 11 min read

Federal Payroll Tax: What the IRS Expects from Business Owners

If you have employees, you are liable for federal payroll taxes. Some taxes are withheld ...
Start Reading
Sam Brotman July 6, 2016 11 min read

All About California Self-Employment Tax

When you work for someone else, your employer takes care of tax withholdings for you.  ...
Start Reading
Sam Brotman June 29, 2016 14 min read

What Are the California Payroll Tax Penalties If I Don't Pay?

As an employer, you are obliged to file payroll tax returns and pay payroll taxes. While ...
Start Reading
Sam Brotman May 25, 2016 9 min read

How to Handle an EDD Lien: Notification, Contributions, and Penalties

As a business owner, you are responsible for paying payroll taxes and filing periodic ...
Start Reading