Franchise Tax Board (FTB)
Our mission is to provide the services and information to help taxpayers file accurate and timely tax returns and pay the proper amount owed. To accomplish this mission, we develop knowledgeable and engaged employees, administer and enforce the law with fairness and integrity, and responsibly manage the resources allocated to us.
General Information: 800-852-5711
Hearing Impaired: 800-822-6268
Frequently Asked Questions
Ask your tax professional to e-file for you. Thousands are authorized by the FTB to provide e-file services for their clients. You can also find an e-file provider in your area by using our locator service.
Do it yourself. You can e-file wherever you have Internet access. Here are the options available to you:
The department that collects state personal income taxes and bank and corporation taxes for the State of California. Access to forms and tax information. https://www.ftb.ca.gov/
Provides state personal and business income tax forms and information. https://www.ftb.ca.gov/forms/
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Various ways to contact us for answers to tax and non-tax questions. https://www.ftb.ca.gov/aboutFTB/contact.shtml
Your options for making a payment to the Franchise Tax Board. https://www.ftb.ca.gov/online/payment_choices.shtml
Some tax returns need extra review for accuracy, completeness, and to protect taxpayers from fraud and identity theft. Extra processing time may be necessary. https://www.ftb.ca.gov/online/Refund/index.asp
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