e-Services for Business

Welcome to e-Services for Business. You can access e-Services for Business, eWOTC, and other employer and payroll online service options. Log into e-Services for Business or eWOTC using the appropriate links below.

e-Services for Business Login

e-Services for Business allows employers and authorized representatives a fast, easy, and secure way to manage their employer payroll tax accounts online. To use e-Services for Business, there is a one-time enrollment process to establish a username and password. For more information, visit the e-Services for Business Information page.

  • Enroll for e-Services for Business username and password.
  • Register for an employer payroll tax account number.
  • View and make changes to your employer account(s).
  • File your returns and reports (including file attachments).
  • File your Report of New Employee(s) (DE 34)*
  • File your Report of Independent Contractor(s) (DE 542)*
  • Make your Payroll Tax Deposit (DE 88) or any other payments.
  • Close or re-open your employer payroll tax account.

Work Opportunity Tax Credit Online (eWOTC) Login

The Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) promotes the hiring of individuals who qualify as members of target groups, by providing a federal tax credit incentive of up to $9,600 for employers who hire them. Visit the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) information page for general information.

  • Enroll for eWOTC username and password.
  • File your eWOTC certification request.
  • Learn more about WOTC.

More Online Services

Penalty Waiver Request
  • Submit a Penalty Waiver Request.
Payroll Tax Rates
  • View your current and past three years payroll tax rates.
Bulk Transmissions (XML and Web Services)
  • File your returns and reports.
  • Make your Payroll Tax Deposit (DE 88).
Other Payment Options
California Employer's Guide (DE 44) and the Household Employer's Guide (DE 8829)

*Notice: The Report of New Employee(s) (DE 34) and Report of Independent Contractor(s) (DE 542) may be filed from 5 a.m. to 12 midnight, Pacific time, 7 days a week. All other services on this page may be accessed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

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