Laws, Regulations & Annotations
Business Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2015
Rules For Tax Appeals
Chapter 2. Sales and Use Tax, Timber Yield Tax, and Special Taxes and Fees
ARTICLE 2A. PETITIONING NOTICES OF DETERMINATION AND NOTICES OF DEFICIENCY ASSESSMENT
5210. Persons Who May File Petitions for Redetermination.
(a) Any person, supplier, distributor, insurer, surplus line broker, user, or tax or fee payer against whom a notice of determination or notice of deficiency assessment is issued, or a representative who requested a notice of determination pursuant to Revenue and Taxation Code sections 7675.1, 8782.1, or 60316, that disagrees with any item included in the notice of determination or notice of deficiency assessment (except an item described in section 5215.6) may file a petition for redetermination requesting that the Board reconsider the notice of determination or notice of deficiency assessment.
(b) Any person directly interested in a notice of determination issued against a person described in subdivision (a) may file a petition for redetermination requesting that the Board reconsider the notice of determination, but only if the notice of determination was issued under one of the following sections of the Revenue and Taxation Code:
(1) Sales and Use Tax Law. Sections 6481 or 6511.
(2) Alcoholic Beverage Tax Law. Sections 32271 or 32291.
(3) Timber Yield Tax Law. Sections 38416 and 38425.
(4) Hazardous Substances Tax Law. Section 43201.
(5) Integrated Waste Management Fee Law. Section 45201.
(6) Oil Spill Response, Prevention, and Administration Fees Law. Sections 46201 or 46251.
(7) Underground Storage Tank Maintenance Fee Law. Section 50113.
(8) Fee Collection Procedures Law. Section 55061.
A person is directly interested in a notice of determination if the person would have an interest in the subject matter of potential litigation involving the determination that would permit the person to intervene in such potential litigation under Code of Civil Procedure section 387, subdivision (b). Such persons include, without limitation, predecessors, successors, receivers, trustees, executors, administrators, assignees, and guarantors. A person directly interested does not include a consumer who owes or has paid tax reimbursement to a retailer, or persons such as lienholders.
Note: Authority cited: Government Code section 15606; Revenue and Taxation Code sections 7051, 8251, 9251, 13170, 30451, 32451, 38701, 40171, 41128, 43501, 45851, 46601, 50152, 55301, 60601.
Reference: Revenue and Taxation Code sections 6561, 7710, 8851, 12428, 30175, 30261, 32301, 38441, 40091, 41085, 43301, 45301, 46351, 50114, 55081, 60350.
History: 1. New section adopted 9-12-2007; effective 2-6-2008.