News Release
For Immediate Release
February 11, 2019

NR 19-01
Contact: Casey Wells
Office of Public Affairs
916-327-8988

California Department of Tax and Fee Administration
Presents Free Small Business Tax Seminar in San Jose

Sacramento – The California Department of Tax and Fee Administration (CDTFA) invites business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs to attend a free Small Business Tax Seminar in San Jose on Wednesday, February 13, 2019.

This seminar will deliver informative presentations for those looking for assistance with state and federal tax issues, as well as those who want to expand their business knowledge. Topics will include sales and use tax basics, employee versus independent contractor work status, and forms of ownership. Representatives from the CDTFA, Employment Development Department, and the Franchise Tax Board will conduct presentations and answer questions.

Event: Small Business Tax Seminar

Date: Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (check-in begins at 8:30 a.m.)

Place: 250 South 2nd Street, Auditorium
San Jose, CA 95113-2706

Pay parking or limited street parking available

Registration: Online. Persons requiring special accommodations should call 1-415-396-9158.

Learn more about a variety of other in-person classes and online seminars.


The California Department of Tax and Fee Administration (CDTFA) administers California's sales and use, fuel, tobacco, alcohol, and cannabis taxes, as well as a variety of other taxes and fees that fund specific state programs. CDTFA-administered programs collect over $70 billion annually which in turn supports local essential services such as transportation, public safety and health, libraries, schools, social services, and natural resource management programs through the distribution of tax dollars going directly to local communities.