MyFTB service offers ways for taxpayers to protect and connect

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Sacramento – The Franchise Tax Board (FTB) today shared reasons taxpayers should register for a MyFTB Account before state income tax returns are due on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. By signing up now, taxpayers can complete their registration in time to use their account this tax season.

MyFTB provides tax account information and online services to individuals, business representatives, and tax professionals. MyFTB is available 24 hours a day so you can access it anytime.

Five reasons to register for MyFTB today:

Helps Protect You

MyFTB gives you an immediate view of your state income tax activity and can help you spot scammers filing false returns.

Connects You with Fast Help

You can chat securely online with a customer service agent and forget waiting on hold.

Gets Your Files Immediately

Download your past returns, correspondence, and FTB notices.

Keeps You on Track

If you make estimated payments, MyFTB helps track payments so you never miss a dollar or a deadline.

Updates Your Contacts

Keeping your contact information updated can help you avoid complications with your taxes. MyFTB users can instantly check to make sure the correct address is on file.

For more information visit and search for MyFTB.

FTB administers two of California’s major tax programs: Personal Income Tax and the Corporation Tax. FTB also administers other non tax programs and delinquent debt collection functions, including delinquent vehicle registration debt collections on behalf of the Department of Motor Vehicles, and court–ordered debt. Annually, FTB’s tax programs collect more than 70 percent of the state’s general fund. For more information on other taxes and fees in California, visit: