State Board of Equalization Member George Runner’s office will host a series of seminars in early December highlighting tax exemptions available to the agriculture industry.
The free seminars will focus on the state’s new partial sales and use tax exemption for manufacturing and research & development, as well as the long-standing partial sales and use tax exemption for farm equipment and machinery.
All of the seminars will be held at county farm bureau offices: Dec. 1, 9 a.m. in Bakersfield; Dec. 2, 10 a.m. in Visalia and 2 p.m. in Fresno; Dec. 3, 9 a.m. in Madera; Dec. 4, 10 a.m. in Merced; and Dec. 5, 10:30 a.m. in Hanford.
Registration is not required. For more information, call Runner’s Sacramento office at (916) 445-2181 or visit his Web page at http://www.boe.ca.gov/Runner/.