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Employment Development Department
Employment Development Department

State Holidays

All EDD payroll tax offices are open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. However, in observance of the State holidays noted below, all offices are closed on the following dates. These State Legal holidays may not be the same as the Legal holidays that EDD observes for reporting and payment purposes.

California State Legal Holidays
Holiday Date Observed in 2018
New Year’s Day January 1
Martin Luther King Jr. Day January 15
Presidents’ Day February 19
Cesar Chavez Day March 31
Memorial Day May 28
Independence Day July 4
Labor Day September 3
Veterans Day November 12
Thanksgiving Day (and the day after) November 22 & 23
Christmas Day December 25