Category Archives: Small Business

Multi-Agency Team Conducts Statewide Outreach and Enforcement

On May 21, 2015 the California Department of Insurance led a statewide multi-agency outreach effort, visiting more than 75 businesses to educate business owners about their obligations to comply with insurance, licensing, workplace safety, labor laws and tax codes. The … Continue reading

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Small employer health coverage bill passes Senate Floor

SB 1446 receive bipartisan support; moves to the Assembly – May 27, 2014 SACRAMENTO, Calif. – This afternoon, in a 35-0 vote, the Senate passed SB 1446 (DeSaulnier) which will give small employers with non-grandfathered health insurance coverage purchased by December … Continue reading

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IRS Penalty Relief Pilot Program for Retirement Plan Penalties

The Internal Revenue Service will begin a one-year pilot program in June to help small businesses with retirement plans that owe penalties for not filing reporting documents. By filing current and prior year forms during this pilot program, they can … Continue reading

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IRS Webinars: Payments to Independent Contractors and Filing Requirements for Form 1099

The Internal Revenue Service is marking Small Business Week, by holding two free webinars for small businesses and encouraging them to check out several key tax benefits and a special relief program for employers who reclassify their workers as employees. … Continue reading

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SBA Webinar: What the New Healthcare Law Means For Your California Small Business

Join Small Business Majority, the U.S. Small Business Administration and business groups across the state for this webinar series discussing the healthcare law –the Affordable Care Act –and what it means for California small businesses. Topics include: •Covered California –our … Continue reading

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