Contact Payroll Taxes

If you have any questions, comments, or suggestions about our website, department, your personal information, or an individual within the EDD, there are several ways to contact us:

Online

Ask EDD

If you have a question that is not addressed in our Frequently Asked Questions section or on this website, or would like to report fraud, please contact us at Ask EDD and select the category Payroll Tax.

Note: Google Translate™ is not available within Ask EDD. For more information, please visit Google Translate™ Information.

By Mail

Download, print, and complete the Comments, Complaints, or Suggestions form (PDF). You may need to download the no-cost Adobe Reader to view and print this document. Mail your completed form to:

Employment Development Department
Taxpayer Assistance Center
P.O. Box 826880
Sacramento, CA 94280-0001

By Phone

Payroll Tax Assistance
Toll-free from the U.S. or Canada: 1-888-745-3886

Hearing impaired (TTY): 1-800-547-9565

Outside the U.S. or Canada: 1-916-464-3502

Representatives are available from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Pacific time, Monday through Friday, except on state holidays. Our automated phone system provides general payroll tax information 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

e-Services for Business Assistance
Toll-free from the U.S. or Canada: 1-855-866-2657

Representatives are available from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Pacific time, Monday through Friday, except on state holidays.

e-Services for Business is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Tax Offices – Payroll Tax Assistance

To speak with an EDD representative in person, 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 are unable to resolve an employment tax problem with the assigned EDD representative and office manager, visit the Taxpayer Advocate page.

Self-Service Offices

Visit our self-service offices for tax forms and a no-cost direct-line phone:
Self-Service Office Address
Bakersfield 1800 30th Street, Suite 240, CA 93301
Eureka 409 K Street, Suite 202, CA 95501
Modesto 3340 Tully Road, Suite E-10, CA 95350
San Francisco 745 Franklin Street, Suite 400, CA 94102
Santa Rosa 50 D Street, Room 100, CA 95404
Vallejo 1440 Marin Street, Suite 114, CA 94590
Ventura 4820 McGrath Street, Suite 200, CA 93003

Employment Tax Offices

Employment Tax Office Address
Anaheim 2099 S. State College Blvd., #401, CA 92806
Fresno 1050 O Street, CA 93721
Oakland 7677 Oakport Street, Suite 400, CA 94621
Redding 1325 Pine Street, CA 96001
Sacramento 3321 Power Inn Road, Suite 220, CA 95826
San Bernardino 658 East Brier Drive, Suite 300, CA 92408
San Diego 10636 Scripps Summit Ct., Suite 202, CA 92131
San Jose 906 Ruff Drive, CA 95110
Santa Fe Springs 10330 Pioneer Blvd., Suite 150, CA 90670
Van Nuys 6150 Van Nuys Blvd., Room 210, CA 91401