Monthly Archives: December 2020

PAVE Training January 8-10, 2021

PAVE Training January 8-10, 2021

In 2020, most in-person automotive training events were cancelled or postponed. We missed priceless connections. We missed valuable training opportunities. Most importantly, we missed you! In response, 14 leading automotive industry organizations from across the U.S. have joined together to provide this ultimate training event for automotive professionals. Don’t miss this ultimate training event. Register now

CarmCast 082: The Power of Joining Together – PAVE Training

PAVE (Professional Automotive Virtual Education) Training is set for January 8 -10, 2021. Join us as we meet the many people that helped create this unified aftermarket training event. Let’s talk about it on this CarmCast. The Power of Joining Together. Co-hosted by ‘G’ Truglia from TST

Governor Newsom announces tax relief and grants now available to business owners

BAR Stakeholders –   California Governor Gavin Newsom has authorized new tax relief and grants to businesses impacted by COVID-19 restrictions. The Bureau of Automotive Repair is encouraging licensees to determine their eligibility for relief, which includes the following: Tax Relief for Businesses Impacted by COVID-19 The Governor will direct the California Department of Tax and Fee Administration to do the following: Provide an automatic three-month extension for taxpayers filing less than $1 million in sales tax on the return and extend the availability of existing interest and penalty free payment agreements to companies (with up to $5 million in taxable sales). Broaden opportunities for more businesses to enter into interest-free payment arrangements. Expand interest-free payment options for larger businesses particularly affected by significant restrictions on operations based on COVID-19 transmissions. $500 Million for New COVID Relief ... read more

New California Laws for 2021

Every year, hundreds of new laws are enacted that impact California automotive repair dealers. Below is a brief summary of key measures that take effect January 1, 2021, unless otherwise noted. Click here to view

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