Tired of following the exploits of Paris Hilton and Lindsay Lohan on Twitter? Looking for Tweets that actually may be useful for your business? Now you can receive updated California sales and use tax news by following the Tweets of the California State Board of Equalization.

In a news release, the California State Board of Equalization announced that “[t]he California State Board of Equalization is now using Twitter to provide Californians with the most recent and useful news from the BOE. As technology continues to expand, and more and more people get their news from the Internet and social networking sites, it is increasingly important to increase BOE’s efforts to get information to the public as quickly as possible. Twitter is another helpful tool for the BOE to keep businesses and taxpayers informed and updated on the latest news and information from the BOE.

Follow the BOE at twitter.com/CA_BOE_News to get alerts about rule changes, emergency relief for taxpayers, and other updates on sales and use tax, special fees, and property taxes.”

Former IRS Tax Attorneys at Holtz Slavett & Drabkin are available to assist you with your sales tax issues.

Author: Gary M. Slavett, J.D., LL.M., Former IRS Attorney.

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