Laws, Regulations & Annotations


Business Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2019

Cigarette and Tobacco Products Tax Law


Article 1.5. Notice to Withhold

Section 30311

30311. Notice to creditors. If any person is delinquent in the payment of the amount required to be paid by him or in the event a determination has been made against him which remains unpaid, the board may, not later than three years after the payment became delinquent, or within 10 years after the last recording or filing of a notice of state tax lien under Section 7171 of the Government Code, give notice thereof personally or by first-class mail to all persons, including any officer or department of the state or any political subdivision or agency of the state, having in their possession or under their control any credits or other personal property belonging to the delinquent, or person against whom a determination has been made which remains unpaid, or owing any debts to the delinquent or such person. In the case of any state officer, department or agency, the notice shall be given to such officer, department or agency prior to the time it presents the claim of the delinquent taxpayer to the State Controller.

History.—Stats. 1971, p. 3529, operative on and after January 1, 1972, applicable only with respect to certificates of lien or abstract of judgment filed on or after that date. Substitutes "10 years after last recording" for "3 years after last recording". Stats. 1977, Ch. 481, operative July 1, 1978, deleted "of a certificate" and substituted "or filing of a notice of state tax lien" following "last recording". Stats. 1978, Ch. 827, effective January 1, 1979, substituted "first-class" for "registered". Stats. 1980, Ch. 600, operative January 1, 1981, substituted "Section 7171 of the Government Code" for "Section 30322".