Welcome to the San Rafael Chamber!
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Thank You to Our Leaders Circle Sponsors:
Finders Keepers- 10 Tips for Hiring & Keeping the Best Employees
Please join the SBDC and CareerPoint Marin in a free workshop that will cover new independent contractor case law and how it impacts your business, as well as key trends and essential tips to make you more successful at recruiting and retaining a talented workforce.
Workshop is March 26, 4pm-6pm in San Rafael
Chamber Supports Multi-family project on Fifth Avenue
The San Rafael Chamber CEO, Joanne Webster testified at a recent Planning Commission meeting in support of a multi-family, 9 unit project being proposed at 1628 and 1634 Fifth Avenue. Planning Commission voted unanimously to approve.
Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design Mini-Grant PILOT PROGRAM is now live!
What is the Mini-Grant?
The City of San Rafael is seeking mini-grant proposals from eligible local businesses to provide a multi-disciplinary approach to reduce illegal dumping through environmental design. Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) strategies aim to reduce victimization, deter offender decisions that precede criminal acts, and build a sense of community among inhabitants so they can gain territorial control of area and reduce opportunities for crime and fear of crime.
Click here for additional information about the CPTED program including how to apply, etc.
March is Amnesty Month with the City of San Rafael
Legalize unpermitted work during residential permit amnesty month.Do you have unpermitted work on your house? Are you planning on reselling or refinancing? NO PENALTY FEES!
March 1-31, 2019
Important Reminder from the EDD Tax Branch
Beginning January 1, 2019, noncompliance penalties will be charged on the following forms and payments submitted by paper:
- Quarterly Contribution Return and Report of Wages, DE 9
- Employer of Household Worker(s) Annual Payroll Tax Return, DE 3HW
- Quarterly Contribution Return, DE 3D
- Quarterly Contribution Return and Report of Wages (Continuation), DE 9C
- Employer of Household Worker(s) Quarterly Report of Wages and Withholdings, DE 3BHW
- Payroll Tax Deposit, DE 88
Employers who cannot file and pay electronically must submit a E-file and E-pay Mandate Waiver Request, DE 1245W.
Enroll in e-Services for Business to comply with the e-file and e-pay mandate .e-Services for Business is a fast, easy, and secure way to manage your employer payroll tax accounts online.