Laws, Regulations & Annotations
Business Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2014
Tax on Insurers Law
Chapter 4. Assessment and Effect of Tax*
Article 4. Effect of Tax
12495. No dissolution or bankruptcy discharge until taxes paid. No court shall make and enter a final discharge in bankruptcy or decree of dissolution, nor shall any county clerk or the Secretary of State file a discharge, decree, or any other document by which the term of existence of a corporation or surplus line broker's business is reduced, or a surplus line broker's assets are transferred to a new owner until all taxes, interest, penalties, and costs are paid and discharged.
History.—Added Stats. 1941, Ch. 113, operative July 1, 1943. Stats. 1959, p. 1892, in effect April 1, 1959, inserted "interest," between "taxes," and "penalties." Stats. 2005, Ch. 231 (AB 1424), in effect January 1, 2006, added "or surplus line broker's business" after "existence of a corporation", added "a surplus line broker's assets are transferred to a new owner" and deleted "terminated" after "existence of a corporation is reduced, or."
* Stats. 1961, p. 1984, operative January 1, 1962, amended the title of Chapter 4 by substituting "Effect of Tax" for "Levy".