We have compiled a list of websites that we have found to be helpful sources of information. When you click on a link, a new window will pop up. Close the window when you are ready to return to this page.
Social Security Online
Apply online for benefits and extra help with your Medicare prescription drug costs; estimate future benefits; request a Social Security Statement
U.S. Small Business Administration
Small business programs and services to help you start, grow, and succeed.
Find current and historical currency exchange rates.
Business news and financial information
Money Magazine offers an online edition that is a great resource for financial information.
MSNBC - Microsoft & NBC
MSNBC is the place for up to the minute news. Many of the news articles have audio and video clips.
Wall Street Journal
Complete financial news service offers personalized news and market quotes. Plus, links to Barron's Online and Smart Money Interactive.
Financial and stock information
Internal Revenue Service
Home of the IRS on the Web.
California Board of Equalization
Register for a permit or license for sales & use tax; forms, publications, reports and news; listing of county property tax assessors.
California Employment Development Dept
Online resource for California employers for their payroll reporting requirements
California Franchise Tax Board
Website provides updated California tax news, downloadable California tax forms and publications. The website also allows you to check your account and refund status.
New York Dept of Taxation & Finance
Online services allow individuals and businesses to handle many tax obligations online, including: paying estimated taxes, viewing and paying tax bills, reporting change of address.
Tax Refund Status for IRS
Track your tax return through the IRS website.
Tax Refund Status for California
Income Tax Refund Status for California