Board Member Diane Harkey, Senator Jeff Stone, Assemblymember Melissa Melendez, Assemblymember Marie Waldron, Temecula City Councilmember Maryann Edwards, and Murrieta Mayor Pro-Tem Randon Lane co-hosted a small business seminar in Temecula on August 21st.
Over 200 business owners attended to meet with Board of Equalization staff to get answers to questions and get advice on how to navigate the complicated California Tax Code. There was also a business expo that provided small business with opportunities to connect with resources in Southwest Riverside.
About 99 percent of employers in California are small businesses and one of Member Harkey’s goals is to simplify the California tax code to make it easier to start and run a small business in the Golden State. The BOE regularly holds seminars for to help small business succeed, like one recently held in Southwest Riverside.
Board Member Harkey sponsors free taxpayer information workshops and seminars throughout the 4th Board of Equalization District on a regular basis. For future events near you, please visit Diane Harkey’s events page to register.