The following guide provides Web site links, a list of selected
books, and access to online periodical articles about this subject.
The Web site links have been researched, evaluated, and annotated by
Rio Hondo College Librarians. The Librarians have specifically
selected these Web sites to meet the research needs of Rio Hondo
Library Catalog Text-only version
Web Site Links
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California Franchise Tax
The official Web site of the California Franchise Tax Board provides information
on how tax dollars are spent and gives answers to the most frequently asked tax
questions received by the FTB each year. It features announcements of seminars
for tax practitioners, tells how to file taxes electronically from home, and
allows user to email the FTB’s executive officer. The site also has links to
the Internal Revenue Service, the California state home page, the Board of
Equalization, and other state Web pages.
Tax and Accounting Sites Directory
This directory is a “comprehensive index of Internet resources...designed to
be a starting point for people." Click on Federal Law to find Tax
Code information; Court decisions; and regulation. There are also IRS
sites; state and local and international tax information; and tax guide and
Internal Revenue Service
This site is maintained by the IRS. Subjects include: Careers; Freedom
of Information Act; The Newsroom, etc. This site is also available in
Spanish. Current IRS forms and those dating back to 1991 are also
accessible on this site.
Tax Planning - AICPA
The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants maintains this site.
FAQs and articles on many aspects of tax planning, including withholding,
retirement, real estate, investing.
Tax Policy Center
The Tax Policy Center is a joint venture of the Urban Institute and Brookings
Institution. The Center is comprised of nationally recognized experts in
tax, budget, and social policy who have served at the highest levels of
government . Rich site with history and timeline of tax legislation in the
U.S. Commentary and analysis on current tax legislation.
Taxes - Federal Income Tax
Tips, News & Reviews
Comprehensive site on tax planning. Compete coverage of most tax planning
questions and current news stories about taxation. Includes links for
blogs and also a message forum where questions can be asked. Links for
many tax forms and publications.
Yahoo has a very good site that includes tax tools and resources such as a tax
estimator, tax calculators, tax forms, and an online tax filing site. This site
is very easy to use.
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California Tax Board--Forms and Publications
This site has the California tax forms and a line to click to e-file.
There is a place to click and get forms back to 1985.
Internal Revenue Service--Forms and Publications
This IRS site has tax forms to download. It also contains forms back to
1990. Under "resources" in the left column is a link to click that leads
to site for e-filing.
The following books can be located in the
Rio Hondo College Library.
Business taxpayer information publications
Call number: Ref KF6450.A73B87x
California package X tax forms catalogue
Call number: Ref KFC870.A65F72x
Taxpayer information publications
Call number: Ref Law KF6301.A33S45
Suggested Subject Headings
For additional titles on this topic at Rio Hondo, click on the
following Library of Congress subject headings:
Tax planning--United States
Use the box below to search for additional resources in Rio Hondo
Researched and evaluated by:
D. Petticoffer & D. Yashar, Librarians 9/1998
last update: D. Yashar, Librarian 11/2009