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Franchise Tax Board Taxpayers' Rights Advocate's Office - San Jose Chapter Virtual Meeting
Wednesday, August 17, 2022, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM PST
Category: In-Person Chapter Meetings

Franchise Tax Board Taxpayers' Rights Advocate's Office
San Jose Chapter Virtual Meeting


Wednesday, August 17, 2022
5:00 - 7:00 PM PST


Online Meeting via Zoom
This will be Zoom Meeting. Once you register and pay, the Zoom link will be provided for you to log in at the designated meeting time. Zoom does require registration before entering the meeting. 


A discussion of the Taxpayers’ Rights Advocate’s Office and how we may assist the practitioner community. Legislative Updates & Trending Issues plus tips on how best to communicate with the Franchise Tax Board.


Janie Tran Technical Advisor to the Advocate Taxpayers' Rights Advocate's Office
Janie Tran has been with Franchise Tax Board (FTB) for over 35 years. Prior to joining the Taxpayers' Rights Advocate's Office, Janie provided excellent customer service for the State of California as an Auditor, Technical Lead, Hearing Officer, and subject matter expert for pass-through entities, personal income and business entity taxes. Janie served as FTB’s liaison to the Board of Equalization Chair where she participated in education and outreach activities in conjunction with her primary role as the Tax and Policy Advisor for income , franchise and sales tax appeals. She also has several years' experience as a project analyst and supervisor where she led audit discovery projects and a variety of collection and filing enhancement initiatives. In addition to her technical experience, Janie spent six years as an Administrator in FTB's collection and filing programs. Janie is a graduate of Sacramento State University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration, with an emphasis in Accounting.

CPE Information:

2 California hours (Topics covering California law issues)

CTEC: 1000-CE-5097

Knowledge Level: Overview (General knowledge of the subject)


Registration before August 15, 2022
Registration Fee (Member): $0
Registration Fee (Non-Member): $30

Registration after August 15, 2022
Registration Fee (Member): $10
Registration Fee (Non-Member): $40

Cancellation and Refund Policy for Webinar Purchase
Written webinar cancellations will be accepted up to three (3) business days before the course begins for a full refund. Please email your request to [email protected]. No refunds will be given if cancellation notice is received later than three (3) business days before the course begins, or for no-show registrants.

This presentation has been designed to meet the requirements of the Return Preparer Office, the California State Board of Accountancy; and the California Tax Education Council including code 31 of Federal Regulations10.6 (g). This does not constitute an endorsement by these groups. A listing of additional requirements to renew tax preparer registration may be obtained by contacting CTEC at P.O. Box 2890, Sacramento, CA. 95812- 2890, or phone CTEC at (877) 850-2832, or on the Internet at