As a reminder to our clients, colleagues and friends, effective January 1, 2014, the existing Beverly-Killea Limited Liability Company Act (the "Old Law") will be repealed in its entirety.

Year-end tax planning could be especially productive this year because timely action could nail down a host of tax breaks that won't be around next year unless Congress acts to extend them...

We regularly compile a few recent rulings that may be of interest to our clients and friends.

In a case decided on July 23, 2013, the court of appeal held that a lender cannot pursue a borrower for a deficiency judgment after a short sale.

As of July 1,2013, all commercial leases must include a provision indicating whether the leased premises have been inspected by a certified accessibility specialist...

Recently, the California Franchise Tax Board announced the most common tax audit issues affecting Individuals, Pass-Through Entities and Corporations.  In the previous couple weeks we highlighted the first two taxpayer groups.