Safe Harbor LLP: CPA and Accounting Firm, San Francisco, California
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San Francisco Tax Tips – June, 2015, Client Tax Newsletter

Welcome to June, 2015! June is a month of marriages (June weddings), and it’s a time to think about all things family (good: weddings, and not-so-good: divorce).It’s been quite a cool month in the San Francisco Bay Area (in San Diego they call this ‘June Gloom). This month’s lively newsletter on tax tips for San […]

Filed in CCH NEWS FEED, CPA Blog by on May 21, 2015

San Francisco Tax Preparation / CPA: IRS will disallow most severance-pay FICA refunds after Quality Stores ruling

The IRS has announced that it will disallow claims for refunds of Federal Insurance Contributions Act (FICA) taxes paid with respect to most severance payments and will take no further action on any of the appeal requests from denied FICA tax refund claims that it suspended pending the resolution of the Quality Stores case. The IRS restated […]

Filed in CCH NEWS FEED by on May 21, 2015

San Francisco Tax Preparation / CPA: CA – Definition of “diesel fuel” amended

A California sales and use tax regulation regarding diesel fuel used in farming activities or food processing is amended to make the definition of “diesel fuel” consistent with the definition for the same term in the Diesel Fuel Tax Law that applies to diesel fuel transactions. Also, the regulation amendments clarify that biodiesel is “diesel […]

Filed in CCH NEWS FEED by on May 21, 2015

CPA Blog

High Cost of Living in the San Francisco Bay Area and Low Tax States

The cost of living in San Francisco and in the San Francisco Bay Area in general is one of the highest in the nation. That said, one of the “benefits” of being a Bay Area resident is that pretty much anywhere you go, it seems cheap. We can even go to Honolulu or New York […]

Filed in CPA Blog by on May 22, 2015

San Francisco Tax Tips – June, 2015, Client Tax Newsletter

Welcome to June, 2015! June is a month of marriages (June weddings), and it’s a time to think about all things family (good: weddings, and not-so-good: divorce).It’s been quite a cool month in the San Francisco Bay Area (in San Diego they call this ‘June Gloom). This month’s lively newsletter on tax tips for San […]

Filed in CCH NEWS FEED, CPA Blog by on May 21, 2015

FBAR Filing Assistance Announced by Safe Harbor LLP, in Light of June, 2015, Deadline

Safe Harbor LLP, a CPA firm in San Francisco specializing in international tax compliance including FBAR filing and compliance, is proud to announce preparations for filing assistance in light of the upcoming June, 2015, FBAR deadline. “San Francisco and indeed the entire San Francisco Bay Area are international in scope,” explained Chun Wong, CPA, managing […]

Filed in CCH NEWS FEED, CPA Blog by on May 19, 2015