Corporate Taxpayers Can Be Hopeful About Calif. Tax Appeals

Law360 (April 7, 2020, 4:52 PM EDT) -- In the California Office of Tax Appeal's brief two-year history, the state tax agencies have prevailed in the vast majority of cases. Fortunately for corporate taxpayers, the vast majority of cases have involved personal income taxes.

For those corporate taxpayers waiting with bated breath to see how the OTA will handle substantive corporate issues, the few decisions issued thus far should help those companies breathe a little easier.

As discussed in our last installment, the OTA has approached its cases in an impartial manner, not merely serving to rubber-stamp the agencies' assessments and determinations.

In this second installment of our series...

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