California Supreme Court Watch

Jun 19, 2017
#17-181 McClain v. Sav-On-Drugs, S241471. (B265011; p Cal.App.5th 684, mod. 10 Cal.App.5th 749d; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC325272, BC327216.)

#17-181 McClain v. Sav-On-Drugs, S241471. (B265011; p Cal.App.5th 684, mod. 10 Cal.App.5th 749d; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC325272, BC327216.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed the judgment in a civil action. This case includes the following issue: Can a purchaser of products allegedly exempt from sales tax but for which the retailer collected sales tax reimbursement bring an action to compel the retailer to seek a sales tax refund from the Franchise Tax Board and remit the proceeds to purchasers?

Review granted: 06/14/2017

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