California Employers Guide for 2012

February 1, 2012 0

The California Employer’s Guide 2012 is available from the EDD online. The 131 page guide can be extremely useful, and it covers everything from wages, taxes, unemployment, withholding, and required forms; as well as a section covering employer rights.

The recession isn’t recovering, and it isn’t going away anytime soon!

February 28, 2011 0

On September 21, 2009, the headline for MarketWatch read, “The U.S. recession is bottoming out and a recovery is near.” A few days ago I read in our local paper that San Diego foreclosures were up 34% in January. Meanwhile, California’s unemployment rate is at 12.3% and the nation’s unemployment rate stands at 9.8%. In […]

Yeah, You Got Me Again, California…

August 5, 2010 2

A “Gotcha” moment hit me this week, and it concerned something I learned about HSAs Health Savings Accounts. As most people know, money contributed to a HSA is not taxed. It does not count as income. The money grows tax-free and withdrawals used for qualified medical expenses are not taxed either. This is how HSAs […]