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Employment Development Department
Employment Development Department

e-Services for Business

Important Information

New State Law: Electronic File and Pay Requirement

Employers with 10 or more employees are now required to electronically submit employment tax returns, wage reports, and payroll tax deposits to the Employment Development Department. Beginning January 1, 2018, all remaining employers will be subject to this mandate.

For more information, visit E-file and E-pay Mandate for Employers.

 

e-Services for Business is your fast, easy, and secure way to manage your employer payroll tax account online 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.*

Features

  • Register for an employer payroll tax account number.
  • File, adjust, and print returns/reports.
  • Make payments.
  • View and update account information.
  • Close or reopen an employer payroll tax account.
  • File a Report of New Employee(s) (DE 34).*
  • File a Report of Independent Contractor(s) (DE 542).*

Benefits

  • Fulfills the new e-file and e-pay mandate for employers.
  • No cost to enroll and use.
  • Provides confirmation when your return, report, or payment is received.
  • Saves time by saving basic account information for future transactions.
  • Reduces paper and mailing cost.

*The DE 34 and DE 542 may be filed from 5 a.m. to 12 midnight, Pacific Time, 7 days a week. All other services on this page may be accessed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

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