Our payroll tax offices are open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., except on state holidays.

When the due date for reporting or paying payroll taxes falls on a legal holiday, the due date is extended to the next business day.

Refer to this table for details on how 2023 legal holidays will affect payroll tax due dates.

Observed Legal Holidays
Holiday Date Observed in 2023 Next Business Day in 2023 EDD Offices Open
New Year’s Day December 31 January 2 (Monday) No
Martin Luther King Jr. Day January 16 January 17 (Tuesday) No
Lincoln’s Birthday February 13 February 14 (Tuesday) Yes
Presidents’ Day February 20 February 21 (Tuesday) No
Cesar Chavez Day March 31 April 3 (Monday) No
Good Friday April 7 April 10 (Monday) Yes
Emancipation Day April 17 April 18 (Tuesday) Yes
Memorial Day May 29 May 30 (Tuesday) No
Juneteenth National Independence Day June 19 June 20 (Tuesday) Yes
Independence Day July 4 July 5 (Wednesday) No
Labor Day September 4 September 5 (Tuesday) No
California Admission Day September 8 September 11 (Monday) Yes
Native American Day September 22 September 25 (Monday) Yes
Columbus Day October 9 October 10 (Tuesday) Yes
Veterans Day November 10 November 13 (Monday) No
Thanksgiving Day (and the day after) November 23 and 24 November 27 (Monday) No
Christmas Day December 25 December 26 (Tuesday) No

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.