Enroll in e-Services for Business as an Employer

Steps to Follow

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

Follow the steps below to enroll in e-Services for Business to get online access to your employer payroll tax account.

Note: Before you begin, review the complete list of required documents to complete registration.

  1. Select Enroll.
  2. Enter the required information and select Continue.
  3. Select the verification link in the email sent to you by us to complete the enrollment process.

Important: If you do not verify your email address within 24 hours, you will need to restart the enrollment process.

Additional Resources

Refer to the e-Services for Business tutorial: Create a Username and Password to Enroll in Employer Services Online (YouTube) for more information.

If you need to register for an employer payroll tax account number:

  1. Select New Customer.
  2. Choose Register for Employer Payroll Tax Account Number.
  3. Submit your completed online registration application to finish this step.

If you already have an employer payroll tax account number:

  1. Select Existing Employer then select Next.
  2. Review the information on the screen, then select Next.
  3. Choose Yes on the Enrollment Type - Employer screen, then select Next.
  4. Complete all of the required fields. Be prepared to enter your employer payroll tax account number and provide one of the following:
    • Total Subject Wages Reported from one of the last three filed Quarterly Contribution Return and Report of Wages (Continuation) (DE 9C).
    • Reserve Account Balance from the most recent Notice of Contribution Rates and Statement of UI Reserve Account (DE 2088).
    • Payment Amount one of the last five payments received by us.

    Note: If you have never filed a return or made a payment, you can select New Employer.

  5. Review the information, then select Next.
  6. Review the enrollment request, then select Submit.
  7. To access your account, select Ok in the confirmation box.

Your request can take up to one business day to process. To view the status, log in to e-Services for Business. If you have any questions, contact us.

Additional Information

Refer to the e-Services for Business tutorial: Enroll as an Employer in e-Services for Business (YouTube) for more information.

e-Services for Business

Use e-Services for Business to manage your employer payroll tax account online.

Contact Us

If you have questions, Contact Payroll Taxes. You can also contact the Taxpayer Assistance Center at 1-888-745-3886 or visit your local Employment Tax Office.