Archive for June 7, 2011

2011 Louisiana State and Local Tax Workshop

Louisiana tax professionals:

“Get out from under the burden of tax issues and get up-to-date on everything going on at the state and local levels with regard to changes, incentives, and credits – all in one “gulp.” This in-depth workshop will cover new and potential changes in tax legislation, LDR changes, economic forecasting, and comprehensive information on state-specific tax credit and incentive programs. You’ll leave armed with information you can use immediately to help your clients plan for maximum tax benefits.”

This event is sponsored by the Society for Louisiana CPAs.  Learn more at


LDR News Release – Free online filing help for businesses

BATON ROUGE – Free training is available for businesses who want to file their state taxes online with the Louisiana Department of Revenue (LDR).

 A series of online courses is available on the LDR website at  They include an overview of the Louisiana Taxpayer Access Point (LaTAP), the state’s online portal for business tax filing; a tutorial on registering and filing severance taxes; and instructions for registering for International Fuel Tax Agreement (IFTA) decals.

 These courses are free.  Find them under “Business Online Filing Help” at