All California employers must report all of their new or rehired employees who work in California to the New Employment Development Department Employee Registry within twenty (20) days of their start-of-work da...Read Article
All family employees’ wages are reportable as California Personal Income Tax (PIT) wages and subject to PIT withholding. However, the following family employees’ wages are not subject to Unemployment Insurance ...Read Article
I hired independent contractors. Do I have to report them to the Employment Development Department (EDD)?
Any business or government entity that is required to file a federal Form 1099-MISC for services received from an independent contractor is required to report specific independent contractor information to the ...Read Article
Consult the Employment Development's website for more information on unemployment filings by employees: http://edd.ca.gov/Unemployment/Responding_to_UI_Claim_Notices.htmRead Article
Consult the Employment Development's required filings and due dates webpage for more information: http://edd.ca.gov/Payroll_Taxes/Required_Filings_and_Due_Dates.htmRead Article
Consult the California Employment Development Department's Information Sheet on Payments to Corporate Officers to get more information: http://www.edd.ca.gov/pdf_pub_ctr/de231pc.pdfRead Article
Does the Employment Development Department (EDD) have a guide to help household employers understand their payroll tax responsibilities?
Consult the California Employment Development Department's 2015 Household Employer's Guide: http://www.edd.ca.gov/pdf_pub_ctr/de8829.pdfRead Article
The basic test for determining whether a worker is an independent contractor or an employee is whether the principal has the right to control the manner and means by which the work is performed. When the princi...Read Article
Once an employer registers with the Employment Development Department, they receive a notice to post, which informs their employees of their rights under the Unemployment Insurance (UI), Disability Insurance (D...Read Article
Where can I find the Employment Development Department (EDD) rates, withholding schedules, and information about meals and lodging?
Consult the Employment Development Department's Rates, Withholding Schedules, and Meals and Lodging Values webpage for more information: http://www.edd.ca.gov/Payroll_Taxes/Rates_and_Withholding.htmRead Article