I wish we could tell small businesses that fewer regulations and lower taxes were coming their way starting January 1 but not even a pandemic could throw our State Legislature off course from their mad drive to create more burdens.

Three current and soon-to-take effect laws are discussed in detail in a half-hour podcast featuring renowned labor and employment law attorney Ben Ebbink, a partner in the Sacramento firm of Fisher & Phillips, LLP. The current and coming new laws under review are:

Previous NFIB California podcasts have discussed extending the state’s sales tax to services, Proposition 15, the political landscape in the state, and the lessons learned from the first round of Paycheck Protection Program loans and if there will be a second round. Click here to find them all in one place.