Government Guidance & Tax Info

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City of Los Banos

Stacy Souza Elms, Community & Economic Development Director

Phone: (209) 827-2433 / Email: stacy.souza@losbanos.org

www.losbanos.org

New Operating Hours:

City Hall is closed to the public. For questions, call (209) 827-7000.

ELECTED OFFICIALS

IN BRIEF...

GOVERNOR'S EXECUTIVE ORDERS 
Summary of Gov. Newsom's 11 Executive orders (Sacramento Bee). 

STATE OF CALIFORNIA

COVID19 clearinghouse webpage.

DEPT. OF HOMELAND SECURITY 

Guidance on Essential Critical Infrastructure Workforce definition.
 

 

TAXES & TAX CREDITS

 

Main Street Small Business Tax Credit (enacted Sept. 9, 2020)

https://www.cdtfa.ca.gov/taxes-and-fees/SB1447-tax-credit.htm

Hiring credit against California state income taxes or sales and use taxes to certain California qualified small business employers that receive a tentative credit reservation. 

California Tax Relief and Extensions

https://www.cdtfa.ca.gov/services/covid19.htm#:~:text=April%20and%20May%202020%20return,September%2030%2C%202020%2C%20respectively

Latest information on COVID-19 tax filing dates and extensions.

California Treasurer’s Office (Tax Relief Summary Sheet)

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1Hv9RF-qXabkvHe6o8RZ30sJoY51vLUrpIrMp8qiBPLc/edit#gid=0

Summary of state, federal and local tax relief measures (Google Sheet).

Franchise Tax Board (State Tax Relief)

https://www.ftb.ca.gov/about-ftb/newsroom/covid-19/index.html

 

U.S. International Revenue Service (Federal Tax Relief)

https://www.irs.gov/coronavirus

Resources to help taxpayers, businesses and others affected by the coronavirus. Affected self-employed taxpayers have been granted an extension to file 2019 federal tax returns and make certain payments until July 15, 2020.

Employee Retention Tax Credit: https://home.treasury.gov/news/press-releases/sm962

 

California Employment Development Department (EDD) (Payroll Tax/Reports Extension)

https://www.edd.ca.gov/about_edd/coronavirus-2019.htm

Toll-free from the U.S. or Canada: 1-888-745-3886

Hearing-impaired (TTY): 1-800-547-9565

Outside the U.S. or Canada: 1-916-464-3502

Employers experiencing a hardship as a result of COVID-19 may request up to a 60-day extension to file their state payroll reports and/or deposit state payroll taxes without penalty or interest. A written request for an extension must be received within 60 days from the original delinquent date of the payment or return. 

'Essential Business'

A key question many have been asking about the Governor’s stay-at-home order and what is an essential business?

 

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