Contact Payroll Taxes
How to Contact Us
If you have any questions, comments, or suggestions, there are several ways to reach us.
Complete Comments, Complaints, or Suggestions (DE 8123) (PDF) and mail to:
Employment Development Department
Taxpayer Assistance Center
PO Box 826880
Sacramento, CA 94280-0001
Representatives are available from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Pacific time, Monday through Friday, except on state holidays.
Payroll Tax Assistance
- Toll-free from the US or Canada: 1-888-745-3886
- TTY: 1-800-547-9565
- Outside the US or Canada: 1-916-464-3502
Our automated phone system gives general payroll tax information 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
e-Services for Business Assistance
Toll-free from the US or Canada: 1-855-866-2657
For in-person payroll tax assistance, visit your nearest employment tax office. All offices are open Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Pacific time, except on state holidays. If you cannot resolve an employment tax problem with your assigned EDD representative and office manager, visit Taxpayer Advocate.