Some useful Internet links
IRS and State Tax Authority Sites
You can use this website to check on the status of your tax return within 24 hours after the IRS has received your e-filed tax return, or 4 weeks after your paper return was mailed. Please have your social security number or ITIN, filing status, and the exact amount of your refund with you.
The FTB's normal processing time for refunds is 2 weeks for eFiled returns and 4 weeks for paper returns. Some tax returns need extra review for accuracy, completeness, and to protect taxpayers from fraud and identity theft. Extra processing time may be necessary.
Access to useful information, booklets and other tools for individuals from the Internal Revenue Service.
This useful page provides a calculator where you can enter your vehicle information and determine the deductible (VLF) portion of registration renewal fees paid. If you do not have your renewal notice, you can use a screen capture of this page for your documentation.
Personal Finance and Investing
Great source of basic, intermediate, and advanced information on investing
Small and Emerging Business Resources
An electronic gateway of procurement information for and about small businesses.
Official White House site presents issue positions, news, Cabinet, appointments, offices and major speeches. Includes biography, video tour and photo essays.
Find your local representative, view the directory of representatives, see current bill proceedings, and more.
View the legislative schedule, see legislation and reports, contact your senator, and more.
Find information about bureaus and offices, get nets, see key economic indicators, and frequently asked questions.
Enroll for coverage, see health coverage choices and ways to save, and get answers.