MSNBC is the place for up to the minute news.  Many of the news articles have audio and video clips.
Money Magazine offers an online edition that is a great resource for financial information.
A good starting point for just about anything related to California government.
The official website of the Social Security Asministration.
America's small business resource
Home of the IRS on the Web.
Information about Federal and state payroll taxes.
Information on California taxes.
The EDD website can help yopu answer lots of your employment questions. Information for employers and employees.
Sales tax and other state tax related information.
A direct link to the IRS's Forms and Publications.
A direct link to the FTB's Forms and Publications.