Employers in the counties of Calaveras, Del Norte, Glenn, Kings, San Benito and San Joaquin directly affected by the winter storms may request up to a two month extension of time from the Employment Development Department (EDD) to file their state payroll reports and/or deposit payroll taxes without penalty or interest. Employers must file a written request with the EDD.

The EDD must receive the request within two months from the original delinquent date of the return and/or payment.

The extension can also be claimed by employers in the counties of Butte, El Dorado, Fresno, Humboldt, Imperial, Inyo, Lake, Mendocino, Merced, Monterey, Napa, Placer, Plumas, Sacramento, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Stanislaus, Tuolumne and Yuba and the employers in Amador, Kern, Los Angeles, Madera, Mariposa, Mono, Nevada, San Bernardino, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Sierra, Sonoma and Tulare. Release, The Employment Development Department, March 2023