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Successful Teleconference Overviewing New Tax Bill - Audio and Transcript Available

On Thursday, January 11, 2018, the Thoroughbred Owners of California and National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA) hosted a legislative update for TOC members to provide details on the new federal tax bill. The update covered a number of areas, including aspects of the tax bill most pertinent to owners, breeders,...Read More »


Registration Now Open - Free Tax Seminar for Horse Owners

Thoroughbred Owners of California (TOC) is offering a FREE seminar, “Tax Planning for Horse Owners” – an introductory seminar aimed at helping horse owners gain a working knowledge of the rules of both federal income and state sales taxation as they apply to the racehorse business.

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TOC Advantage - Member Discounts Program

AS A MEMBER OF TOC, YOU ARE ELIGIBLE FOR SIGNI FICANT SAVINGS ON NATIONALLY KNOWN PRODUCTS THROUGH NTRA ADVANTAGE. Not only are you a part of an association that lives for the Equine sport, but your membership entitles you to special savings on products used for your equine farm, business,...Read More »


Exclusive TOC Teleconference January 11 to Provide Overview of New Tax Bill

NTRA Legislative Team to Focus on Impact on Owners and Breeders

The Thoroughbred Owners of California and National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA) will jointly host a legislative update for TOC members to provide details on the new federal tax bill. The teleconference will be held Thursday, January 11...Read More »


CTBA JANUARY MAGAZINE NOW ONLINE

The January 2018 issue of the California Thoroughbred magazine is now available for viewing online, courtesy of the California Thoroughbred Breeders’ Association.

To access the full magazine, click here.

Madeline Auerbach and her son, Harris Auerbach.

 

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REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR TOC's MEMBER Q&A: ENTRIES AND CARDING RACES

All horsemen are invited to TOC’s FREE Member Q&A at Golden Gate Fields in the Bayview Lounge on Sunday, January 21, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. Meet Racing Secretaries Patrick Mackey and Tom Doutrich and learn all you need to know about entries and carding races. Click here to register,...Read More »


TAX BILL BENEFITS BREEDERS AND OWNERS, DOUBLES CERTAIN DEPRECIATION PROVISIONS

The Tax Bill cleared by Congress for President Trump’s signature contains a number of provisions beneficial to horse breeders and owners, according to an initial assessment by the National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA).

The tax reform package benefits the horse racing industry by slashing corporate tax rates, reducing most individual tax...Read More »


DONATIONS SOUGHT TO HELP THOSE IMPACTED BY SAN LUIS REY DOWNS TRAINING CENTER FIRE

ARCADIA, Calif. (Dec. 8, 2017)—The Stronach Group (TSG), in conjunction with Santa Anita Park and The Del Mar Thoroughbred Club, has established a GoFundMe account page to help pay for hospital and rehabilitative costs incurred by those injured in yesterday’s devastating Lilac Fire, which engulfed San Luis Rey Downs Training...Read More »


CTBA December Magazine Now Online

The December 2017 issue of the California Thoroughbred magazine is now available for viewing online, courtesy of the California Thoroughbred Breeders’ Association.

To access the full magazine, click here.

Wendy and Mick Ruis with their multiple grade 1-winning juvenile colt Bolt d’Oro

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Spectacular Setting, Strong Business Results At Del Mar’s First Breeders’ Cup

DEL MAR, Calif. (Nov. 4, 2017) – Gun Runner’s thrilling victory in the $6 million Breeders’ Cup Classic capped a picture-perfect day at the Del Mar racetrack, the first-time host of the Breeders’ Cup World Championships. Racing fans responded to the full fields of the world’s fastest horses with their support at the...Read More »


TOC MEMBERS ENJOY ANNUAL MEETING AT GOLDEN GATE FIELDS

More than 75 TOC members and guests attended the 2017 Northern California Annual Meeting Saturday, Oct. 21st at Golden Gate Fields. TOC President and CEO Greg Avioli gave a “State of the TOC” address which was followed by a lively question and answer session and buffet lunch. Please enjoy the...Read More »


CTBA NOVEMBER MAGAZINE NOW ONLINE

The November 2017 issue of the California Thoroughbred magazine is now available for viewing online, courtesy of the California Thoroughbred Breeders’ Association.

To access the full magazine, click here.

Lila and Curt Lanning have been longtime pillars of California’s Thoroughbred program

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CTBA OCTOBER MAGAZINE NOW ONLINE

The October 2017 issue of the California Thoroughbred magazine is now available for viewing online, courtesy of the California Thoroughbred Breeders’ Association.

To access the full magazine, click here.

Tom Bachman and his wife Nicole operate Fairview

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