Banking and Buds
June 23, 2017 | Clever Root
When Fiona Ma was elected to the BOE in 2014, one of her first questions was, "How much revenue is being collected from the cannabis industry?"
California Legislature Passes Sweeping BOE Tax Reform
June 16, 2017 |
Sacramento – California State Board of Equalization (BOE) Member Fiona Ma, CPA issued the following statement on the passage of AB 102, the Taxpayer Transparency and Fairness Act of 2017:
BOE Tax Reform Gaining Momentum – Fiona Ma Supports Taxpayer Transparency and Fairness Act of 2017
June 13, 2017 |
California State Board of Equalization (BOE) Member Fiona Ma, CPA has been calling for accountability and transparency at the BOE since she first started with the Board in January 2015. When the agency continued to struggle, she called for numerous audits to improve efficiency and performance, as well as proposed a variety of reforms to the Legislature and Governor. With the proposal being introduced today, it’s clear the need for change has finally gained momentum.
New deadline looms over California budget deal
June 12, 2017 | The Mercury News
Details of a tentative state budget agreement between California lawmakers and Gov. Jerry Brown remained in flux late Monday afternoon, as negotiators scrambled to meet a new voter-mandated deadline.
Fiona Ma Calls For State Auditor Investigation of the Board of Equalization
May 23, 2017 | For Immediate Release
At the monthly Board of Equalization (BOE) meeting today, Board Members are discussing a proposed governance policy for the Board. Board Member Fiona Ma, CPA says a governance policy is a good first step but more needs to be done.
May 02, 2017 |
I am excited that support for my campaign for State Treasurer is growing!
Reforms to the BOE Urgently Needed to Restore Public Trust
April 28, 2017 |
During the Board of Equalization’s monthly meeting in Culver City this week, Board Members unanimously voted to adopt a rigorous review of education and outreach policies.
Gov. Brown calls for an investigation of alleged mismanagement at California's tax board
April 13, 2017 | LA Times
Board member Fiona Ma, who had requested investigations into the allegations, said she welcomed the governor’s action.