e-Services for Business

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


  • Register, close, or re-open an employer payroll tax account.
  • File, adjust, and print returns and reports.
  • Make payments.
  • View and update business name, address, and more.
  • Protest Unemployment Insurance (UI) benefit charges or UI rates.
  • Authorize a power of attorney.
  • Report new employees or independent contractors.
  • Request a transfer of a reserve account.


  • View notices and letters about registration, payments, returns, and more.
  • Fulfills the e-file and e-pay mandate.
  • No cost to enroll and use.
  • Provides immediate confirmation when your return, report, or payment is received.
  • Saves time by storing basic account information for future transactions.
  • Reduces paper and mailing costs.

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

Video Tutorials

The following are frequently viewed tutorials. For a complete list, visit e-Services for Business Tutorials.

Additional Resources and Online Services