e-Services for Business

e-Services for Business is your fast, easy, and secure way to manage your employer payroll tax account online.

Features and Benefits

With e-Services for Business, you can:

  • Report changes to your business.
  • View notices and letters.
  • Report new employees or independent contractors.
  • Request a transfer of a reserve account.

Note: The Report of New Employee(s) (DE 34) and Report of Independent Contractor(s) (DE 542) can be filed from 5 a.m. to 12 midnight, (Pacific time), 7 days a week. All other services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

How to Enroll

Enroll as an employer if you are the owner, officer, partner, executor, receiver, or trustee of a business, to manage your employer payroll tax account.

Enroll as a Representative if one of the following applies to you:

  • You are a third-party representative enrolling to manage your client’s employer payroll tax account such as a tax preparer, bookkeeper, agent, or accountant.
  • You are an employee enrolling to manage your employer’s payroll tax account.
  • You are only submitting the Report of Independent Contractor (s) (DE 542).

For instructions on how to enroll, visit:

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Video Tutorials

Review the complete list of e-Services for Business Tutorials 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.