Skip to Main Content
State of California Franchise Tax Board

Businesses - Resources

Helpful publications

Small business videos

Small business video presentation in two parts:


Government entity Find information on
Board of Equalization Sales tax | Use tax | Seller's permit
California Business Portal A one-stop-shop, assisting business owners navigate through the different stages of business development.
California Secretary of State Registering your business | Business resources
California State Controller's Office Unclaimed Property
California Tax Service Center Business resources - Provided by the Board of Equalization, Employment Development Department, Franchise Tax Board, and Internal Revenue Service.
Employment Development Department Payroll tax
Internal Revenue Service Federal income tax | Employment identification number (EIN)
Chat with an FTB Representative