What is the tax for California?
There are all sorts of taxes in California:
and hundreds of others.
Someone can find information about California sales tax in BOE (Board of Equalization). In their website or in their branch. Many smart shoppers can find bargains online, but don't realize they can incur a tax bill in the process. California law requires tax on in-state purchases, and also requires tax on items purchased out-of-state for use in California.
Should Californian business owner charge a buyer from Chicago sales tax for an item that will be resold in Chicago and the buyer do not have a valid seller's permit?
If the sale is via the internet and the California seller has no Illinois location, then no, you don't need to charge Illinois sales tax. You'll need to consult California tax law to know whether to charge him California tax, but probably don't need to charge it either. If the sale is in person in California, then yes, you should charge him California sales tax. If the sale is via the phone you could probably…
There are actually 4,071 practicing tax lawyers in the state of California and many have excellent ratings. Williams Law Associates out of Sacramento was voted 2013's best Calafornian Tax Litigation law firm. Robert W. Wood, of Wood LLP, was voted the 6th best tax attorney in California. Listings for the best California Tax Attorneys can also be found on Avvo.
Can you claim as a dependent on your California state income tax return a disabled non-relative housemate if you provide the majority of their care?
Yes. For California tax purposes, a Qualifying Person as a dependent is either a Qualifying Child or a Qualifying Relative. You can claim a non-relative housemate as a Qualifying Relative dependent on your California income tax return. The IRS allows you to claim Head of Household status for a non-relative Qualifying Relative. But blood relationship is required for Head of Household status on a California income tax return. So you might be able to file…