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State of California Franchise Tax Board

Check, Money Order, or Cash Payments

Individuals

Mail your check or money order:

  1. Include a copy of your notice, bill, or payment voucher.
  2. Payable to Franchise Tax Board.
  3. Write your Social Security Number and tax year on your payment.
  4. Mail to:

    Franchise Tax Board
    PO Box 942867
    Sacramento CA 94267-0001

Pay in person at a field office. Sacramento and Santa Ana are the only offices that accept cash. All offices accept check and money order.

Businesses

Mail your check or money order:

  1. Include a copy of your notice, bill, or payment voucher.
  2. Payable to Franchise Tax Board.
  3. Write the full business name, tax account number, and tax year on your payment.
  4. Mail to:

    Franchise Tax Board
    PO Box 942857
    Sacramento CA 94257-0501

Pay in person at a field office. Sacramento and Santa Ana are the only offices that accept cash. All offices accept check and money order.

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