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STATE BOARD OF EQUALIZATION
STATE OF CALIFORNIA
STATE BOARD OF EQUALIZATION
BETTY T. YEE
First District, San Francisco
450 N STREET, SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA
PO BOX 942879, SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA 94279-0080
(916) 322-2270 • FAX (916) 324-3984
www.boe.ca.gov
BILL LEONARD
Second District, Ontario/Sacramento
MICHELLE STEEL
Third District, Rolling Hills Estates
STATE BOARD OF EQUALIZATION MEETING
5901 Green Valley Circle, Room 207, Culver City
February 25-26, 2009
NOTICE AND AGENDA
Meeting Agenda (as of 3:00 p.m., 02/25/09)
JUDY CHU, Ph.D.
Fourth District, Los Angeles
JOHN CHIANG
State Controller
RAMON J. HIRSIG
Executive Director
Agenda Changes
Wednesday, February 25, 2009
10:30 a.m.
Board Meeting*
Agenda items occur in the order in which they appear on the agenda. When
circumstances warrant, the Board’s Chair, may modify the order of the items on the
agenda. Items may be postponed to a subsequent day; however, items will not be
moved to an earlier day.
Board Meeting*
Oral Hearings
A.
Homeowner and Renter Property Tax Assistance Hearing
(Contribution Disclosure forms required pursuant to Gov. Code § 15626.)
A1.
B.
Sydell Dublin, 437737+
For Claimant:
Sydell Dublin, Taxpayer
For Franchise Tax Board: Jean Cramer, Tax Counsel
Corporate Franchise and Personal Income Tax Hearings
(Contribution Disclosure forms required pursuant to Gov. Code § 15626.)
B1.
Elias Erazo and Griselda Erazo, 441320+
For Appellant:
John S. Reynard, Representative
For Franchise Tax Board: Craig Scott, Tax Counsel
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STATE BOARD OF EQUALIZATION MEETING
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2009
B2.
Norman C. Turley, 358653+
For Appellant:
Norman Turley, Taxpayer
Meghan Hawley, Representative
For Franchise Tax Board: Craig Scott, Tax Counsel
B3.
Alan Gorg and Gwyndolin Gorg, 401348+
For Appellant:
Alan Gorg, Taxpayer
Gwyndolin Gorg, Taxpayer
Eric D. Tetrault, Representative
For Franchise Tax Board: Diane Ewing, Tax Counsel
B4.
NASSCO Holdings, Inc., 317434+
For Appellant:
Gail A. Morse, Representative
Jon A. Sperring, Representative
James B. Euphrat, Representative
For Franchise Tax Board: William Gardner, Tax Counsel
B5.
Randolph C. Read, 354399+
For Appellant:
Randolph C. Read, Taxpayer
Michael C. Cohen, Representative
For Franchise Tax Board: Terry Collins, Tax Counsel
B6.
Douglas A. Shiepe, 421046+
For Appellant:
Douglas Shiepe, Taxpayer
For Franchise Tax Board: Adam Susz, Tax Counsel
B7.
Casey Miller, 378796+
For Appellant:
Casey Miller, Taxpayer
Gil Yabes, Representative
For Franchise Tax Board: Jean Cramer, Tax Counsel
B8.
Andrew Benjamin Aames, 414599+
For Appellant:
John Milikowsky, Representative
For Franchise Tax Board: Jozel Brunett, Tax Counsel
B9.
Matt Ward, 431775+
For Appellant:
Matt Ward, Taxpayer
Jeffrey Davine, Representative
For Franchise Tax Board: Jeanne M. Sibert, Tax Counsel
B10. Haik Arakelian and Alice Arakelian, 442173+
For Appellant:
Ara Hovanesian, Representative
For Franchise Tax Board: Maria Brosterhous, Tax Counsel
C.
Sales and Use Tax Appeals Hearings
These items are scheduled for Thursday, February 26, 2009.
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STATE BOARD OF EQUALIZATION MEETING
D.
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2009
Special Taxes Appeals Hearing
This item is scheduled for Thursday, February 26, 2009.
There are no items for the following matters:
E.
Property Tax Appeals Hearings
F.
Public Hearings
G.
Tax Program Nonappearance Matters – Consent
(Contribution Disclosure forms not required pursuant to Gov. Code § 15626.)
G1. Legal Appeals Matters ....................................................................Mr. Levine
 Hearing Notices Sent – No Response
1. Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation, 89002094420,
89002094330 (AS)
2. Tekadi Corporation, 240330, 267386, 311167, 314593 (EA)
3a. Ekpenyong Atin and Patrick E. Ekanem, 361152 (EH)
3b. Catherine Adeola F. Ekanem and Patrick E. Ekanem, 361151 (EH)
3c. Patrick E. Ekanem, 361153 (EH)
4. Ga Na Bang U.S.A., Inc., 401792 (AS)
5. Amirali Ngormohammed Kassam, 387171 (AR)
6. Deborah A. Smith, 257883 (EA)
 Hearing Notice Sent – Appearance Waived
7. BP West Coast Products, LLC, 259730 (FH)
 Petitions for Release of Seized Property
8. Zuma ARC, Inc., 466074 (ET)
9. Wadiwala Enterprises, Inc., 469783 (ET)
10. Harjit Dhillon, 472791 (ET)
11. Yung Chan Shin and Mee Hwha Shin, 469780 (ET)
G2. Franchise and Income Tax Matters .................................................. Ms. Kelly
 Decisions
1. Rosalinda E. Aviles and Estate of Augustine Y. Aviles (Deceased),
400112
2. Terilyn Cooper, 378273
3. John C. Hockin and Leith Brooks Hockin, 395556
4. Lee Hsieh, 381180
5. Ramiro Martinez, 418264
6. John Paladin, 405286
7a. Papazian-Hirsch Calabasas, LLC, 378055
7b. Papazian-Hirsch Pico, LLC, 378752
8. Linda Rapoza and Mark Rapoza, 389841
 Petitions for Rehearing
9a. Ronald C. Ladrech and Melissa A. Ladrech, 381604
9b. Auditorium Travel Inn, Inc., 382893
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STATE BOARD OF EQUALIZATION MEETING
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2009
 Hearing Notices Sent – Appearance Waived
10. Karl Eisenhammer, 429657
11. Carol Grant, 429678
12. Richard Grant, 429665
13. Christopher Gyorgy, 427533
14. Bradley C. Kastelle, 427411
15. Eldo Klingenberg, 427408
G3. Homeowner and Renter Property Tax
Assistance Matters ........................................................................... Ms. Kelly
 Decisions
1. Nicholas Fujii, 422812
2. Renee´ R. Grimes, 426097
3. Natalie Turner, 404995
G4. Sales and Use Taxes Matters......................................................... Ms. Henry
 Relief of Penalty/Interest
1. Bel Air Mart, 470066 (JH)
2. Hunt & Sons, Inc., 470067 (KH)
3. Siemens Industrial Turbomachinery, Inc., 472132 (OH)
 Denials of Claims for Refund
4. AECOM Technology Corporation, 414297 (AS)
5. Embarcadero Systems Corporation, 460302 (CH)
6. Dwwrbb, Inc., 462376 (EA)
G5. Sales and Use Taxes Matters – Credits, Cancellations,
and Refunds ................................................................................... Ms. Henry
 Credits and Cancellations
1. Action Boats, Inc., 470020 (EA)
2. Farrokh Farrokhi, 470317 (FH)
3. ESi Acquisition, Inc., 470357 (OH)
4. USN Television Group, Inc., 470111 (AP)
5. Cal-Mart Machinery, LLC, 470170 (EH)
 Refunds
6. Rusnak/Pasadena, 445174 (AP)
7. Charles Schwab & Company, Inc., 327488 (BH)
8. Square D Company, 310896 (OH)
9. Starkey Laboratories, Inc., 468964 (OH)
10. AECOM Technology Corporation, 414297 (AS)
11. Hy-Tek Material Handling, Inc., 342170 (OH)
12. Best Buy Store, LP, 381950 (OH)
13. Embarcadero Systems Corporation, 460302 (CH)
14. Style Interior Design, Inc., 468974 (EA)
15. IGH Solutions, Inc., 427400 (OH)
16. Microsoft Corporation, 440267 (OH)
17. Dwwrbb, Inc., 462376 (EA)
18. Eagle Community Credit Union, 465760 (EA)
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STATE BOARD OF EQUALIZATION MEETING
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2009
G6. Special Taxes Matters
There are no items for this matter.
G7. Special Taxes Matters – Credits, Cancellations,
and Refunds ...................................................................................... Mr. Gau
 Credits and Cancellations
1. Jin H. Kim, 422527 (MT)
 Refunds
2. Southern Counties Oil Companies, LP, 404129, 417239, 472815
(MT)
3. San Diego Unified Port District, 474644 (EF)
There are no items for the following matters:
G8. Property Tax Matters
G9. Cigarette License Fee Matters
G10. Legal Appeals Property Tax Matters
There are no items for the following matters:
H.
Tax Program Nonappearance Matters – Adjudicatory
I.
Tax Program Nonappearance Matters
This item is scheduled for Thursday, February 26, 2009.
Chief Counsel Matters
There are no items for the following matters:
J.
Rulemaking
K.
Business Taxes
L.
Property Taxes
M.
Other Chief Counsel Matters
Administrative Session
There are no items for the following matters:
N.
Consent Agenda
O.
Adoption of Board Committee Reports and Approval of Committee Actions
P.
Other Administrative Matters
Announcement of Closed Session ............................................................... Ms. Olson
Q.
Closed Session
Q1.
Pending litigation: Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, et al. v. State
Controller John Chiang, et al., Sacramento County Superior Court Case
No. 34-2009-80000158 (Gov. Code § 11126(e))
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STATE BOARD OF EQUALIZATION MEETING
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2009
Q2. Discussion and action on personnel matters (Gov. Code § 11126(a))
Announcement of Open Session .................................................................. Ms. Olson
Adjourn - The meeting will reconvene on Thursday, February 26, 2009, at 9:30 a.m.
If you wish to listen to and/or view a live broadcast of the Board meeting, please go to
http://www.boe.ca.gov and click on Webcast.
If you wish to receive this Notice and Agenda electronically, you can subscribe at
www.boe.ca.gov/agenda.
If you would like specific information regarding items on this Notice and Agenda, please
telephone (916) 322-2270 or e-mail: [email protected] Please be advised that
material containing confidential taxpayer information cannot be publicly disclosed.
The hearing location is accessible to people with disabilities. Please contact
Claudia Madrigal at (916) 324-8261, or e-mail [email protected] if you
require special assistance.
Diane G. Olson, Chief
Board Proceedings Division
*
Public comment on any agenda item, other than a Closed Session item or an
item which has already been considered by a Board Committee, will be accepted
at that meeting.
+
Material is available for this Item.
++
Material will be available at a later date.
"CF" Constitutional Function – The Deputy State Controller may not participate in this
matter under Government Code section 7.9.
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STATE OF CALIFORNIA
STATE BOARD OF EQUALIZATION
BETTY T. YEE
First District, San Francisco
450 N STREET, SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA
PO BOX 942879, SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA 94279-0080
(916) 322-2270 • FAX (916) 324-3984
www.boe.ca.gov
BILL LEONARD
Second District, Ontario/Sacramento
MICHELLE STEEL
Third District, Rolling Hills Estates
STATE BOARD OF EQUALIZATION MEETING
5901 Green Valley Circle, Room 207, Culver City
February 25-26, 2009
NOTICE AND AGENDA
Meeting Agenda (as of 3:00 p.m., 02/25/09)
JUDY CHU, Ph.D.
Fourth District, Los Angeles
JOHN CHIANG
State Controller
RAMON J. HIRSIG
Executive Director
Agenda Changes
Thursday, February 26, 2009
9:30 a.m.
Board Meeting Reconvenes*
Agenda items occur in the order in which they appear on the agenda. When
circumstances warrant, the Board’s Chair, may modify the order of the items on the
agenda.
C.
Sales and Use Tax Appeals Hearings
(Contribution Disclosure forms required pursuant to Gov. Code § 15626.)
C1.
Nassim Farjallah Khoury, 333834 (EH)+
For Petitioner:
Nassim Khoury, Taxpayer
For Department:
Scott Lambert, Hearing Representative
C2.
Los Angeles Partyworks, Inc., 144839 (AP)+
For Petitioner:
Eric Elkaim, Taxpayer
Jim Fier, Representative
For Department:
Bradley Heller, Tax Counsel
C3.
Keith Timothy Whitehead, 358966 (EH)+
For Petitioner:
Keith Whitehead, Taxpayer
Larry Dushkes, Attorney
For Department:
Chris Schutz, Tax Counsel
C4.
Carter James Read, 382765 (EH)+
For Claimant:
Carter James Read, Taxpayer
Mark D. Pastor, Attorney
For Department:
Chris Schutz, Tax Counsel
C5.
Robert Joseph Bachand, 361960, 395866 (AS)+
For Petitioner:
Robert Bachand, Taxpayer
Rita Miller, Representative
For Department:
Chris Schutz, Tax Counsel
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STATE BOARD OF EQUALIZATION MEETING
D.
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2009
C6.
Francisco R. Coronado, 396753 (EA)+
For Petitioner:
Francisco Coronado, Taxpayer
Peter Meister, Enrolled Agent
For Department:
Scott Lambert, Hearing Representative
C7.
Gilberto Gonzalez Perez, 396030 (AR)+
For Petitioner:
Gilberto Gonzalez Perez, Taxpayer
Gursharan S. Grewal, Representative
For Department:
Scott Lambert, Hearing Representative
Special Taxes Appeals Hearing
(Contribution Disclosure forms required pursuant to Gov. Code § 15626.)
Revocation Appeal Hearing
D1a. Smoke Rings, Inc., 371854 (ET)+
D1b. Smoke Rings, Inc., 371860 (ET)+
For Petitioner:
Stanley L. Friedman, Attorney
For Department:
Monica Silva, Tax Counsel
I.
Tax Program Nonappearance Matters
(Contribution Disclosure forms not required pursuant to Gov. Code § 15626.)
I1.
Property Taxes Matters ..................................................................... Mr. Gau
 Unitary Land Escaped Assessments
1. OmniPoint Communications, Inc. (2748) ‘CF’
Items agendized for a previous day of this meeting, but not concluded, may be taken up
today.
Adjourn
If you wish to listen to and/or view a live broadcast of the Board meeting, please go to
http://www.boe.ca.gov and click on Webcast.
If you wish to receive this Notice and Agenda electronically, you can subscribe at
www.boe.ca.gov/agenda.
If you would like specific information regarding items on this Notice and Agenda, please
telephone (916) 322-2270 or e-mail: [email protected] Please be advised that
material containing confidential taxpayer information cannot be publicly disclosed.
Page 8 of 9
STATE BOARD OF EQUALIZATION MEETING
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2009
The hearing location is accessible to people with disabilities. Please contact
Claudia Madrigal at (916) 324-8261, or e-mail [email protected] if you
require special assistance.
Diane G. Olson, Chief
Board Proceedings Division
*
Public comment on any agenda item, other than a Closed Session item or an
item which has already been considered by a Board Committee, will be accepted
at that meeting.
+
Material is available for this Item.
++
Material will be available at a later date.
"CF" Constitutional Function – The Deputy State Controller may not participate in this
matter under Government Code section 7.9.
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