Contact Payroll Taxes
If you have any questions, comments, or suggestions about our website, department, your personal information, or an individual within EDD, there are several ways to contact us:
If you have a question that is not addressed in our Frequently Asked Questions section or on this website, or would like to report fraud, please contact us at Ask EDD and select the category “Payroll Tax.”
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Download, print, and complete the Internet Comments, Complaints, or Suggestions form. You may need to download the free Adobe Reader to view and print this document. Mail your completed form to:
Employment Development Department
Taxpayer Assistance Center
P.O. Box 826880
Sacramento, CA 94280-0001
Payroll Tax Assistance
Call toll-free 1-888-745-3886 (within the United States and Canada) for state payroll tax assistance. Our automated phone system provides general payroll tax information and assistance 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Taxpayer Assistance Center staff are available from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (PST), Monday through Friday, except on state holidays.
Employers outside the US and Canada: 916-464-3502
Speech/hearing-impaired customers (TTY): Call toll-free 1-800-547-9565
e-Services for Business Assistance
Call toll-free 1-855-866-2657 (within the United States and Canada) for e-Services for Business assistance. e-Services for Business staff are available from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (PST), Monday through Friday, except on state holidays. Our e-Services for Business service is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Office Locator – for State Payroll Tax Assistance
To contact the EDD in person, visit your nearest Employment Tax Office. All offices are open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (PST). Offices are closed on state holidays. If you are unable to resolve an employment tax problem with the assigned EDD representative and office manager, visit the Taxpayer Advocate page.