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James R. Dumler, CPA

About James R. Dumler, CPA

James graduated with honors with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management with a concentration in accounting, and has completed the California Board of Equalization’s training program. James currently specializes in California and multi-state sales and use tax matters including, but not limited to the hospitality, medical, high-tech, eCommerce, and automobile industries. James is the founder and manager of McClellan Davis’ vehicle, vessel and aircraft exemption program. Email James

Multistate Sales & Use Tax Updates Related to the Medical Industry at SalesTaxSupport.com

SalesTaxSupport.comThis month, James R. Dumler, a senior sales tax specialist at McClellan Davis and featured contributor at Sales Tax Support reviews recent changes, state by state, to various sales and use tax issues related to the medical industry.  Sales Tax Support publishes articles written by experts and thought leaders in the specialized field of sales and use tax with small and medium sized business owners in mind.

Visit salestaxsupport.com to read James’informative article “Medical Industry: Sales & Use Tax Multi-State Review – March 2016”

Which States Tax Medical Devices

logo-v2This month, James R. Dumler, a senior sales tax specialist at McClellan Davis and featured contributor at Sales Tax Support writes about sales tax on medical devices. Sales Tax Support publishes articles written by experts and thought leaders in the specialized field of sales and use tax with small and medium sized business owners in mind.

Visit salestaxsupport.com to read James’ informative article “Which States Tax Medical Devices”

Medicinal Marijuana: Taxable or Exempt? – At SalesTaxSupport.com

logo-v2This month, James R. Dumler, a senior sales tax specialist at McClellan Davis and featured contributor at Sales Tax Support writes about sales tax on medical and recreational marijuana. Sales Tax Support publishes articles written by experts and thought leaders in the specialized field of sales and use tax with small and medium sized business owners in mind.

Visit salestaxsupport.com to read James’informative article “Medicinal Marijuana: Taxable or Exempt?”

Statewide Compliance and Outreach (SCOP)

Statewide Compliance and Outreach (SCOP) So, you’ve been contacted, either in person or by letter, by the California Board of Equalization’s, Statewide Compliance and Outreach Program (SCOP)…what do you do now? Well, let me provide you with some background information before we answer that question.

Statewide Compliance Outreach Program CautionFirst, let me discuss what the unit is supposed to be doing. The mission of SCOP, at least in theory, is one that’s beneficial to taxpayers. In short, they are supposed to be educating business owners on their sales/use/property tax responsibilities. In a business […]

Which States Tax Prescription and Over-The-Counter Medicine? – at SalesTaxSupport.com

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This month, James R. Dumler, a senior sales tax specialist at McClellan Davis and featured contributor at Sales Tax Support writes about sales tax on prescription and OTC medicine. Sales Tax Support publishes articles written by experts and thought leaders in the specialized field of sales and use tax with small and medium sized business owners in mind.

Visit salestaxsupport.com to read James’informative article “Which States Tax Prescription and Over-The-Counter Medicine?”

Thinking of Purchasing an Aircraft…Read this First!

If you are one of the fortunate California residents that have the means and wherewithal to purchase your own private aircraft, you need to make sure and finish reading this article before you sign on the dotted line.

With tax rates at historic levels in California (over 10% in some jurisdictions) the amount of use tax owed on your new ‘bird’ may be a six-figure sum. Wouldn’t it be great if there was a way to legally avoid paying use tax on that transaction? Well in California, while the options to eliminate your tax burden have been significantly narrowed from previous […]