The Assembly Revenue and Taxation Committee voted 10-0 on April 5 to approve AB 879 (Blanca Rubio), the CalTax-sponsored California Tax Amnesty and Revenue Recovery Act, which requires the Franchise Tax Board and the California Department of Tax and Fee Administration to administer a tax amnesty program. The bill now advances to the Assembly Appropriations Committee. Assembly Member Blanca Rubio noted that the bill will increase state revenue without raising taxes. CalTax Policy Advocate Dustin Weatherby testified that the bill…