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Announcements and Updates

California Franchise Tax Board (FTB) makes it faster and easier to manage your account and “know what you owe” online with MyFTB.

MyFTB provides tax account information and online services to Individuals, Business Representatives, and Tax Professionals.


As an individual, you can use MyFTB to access:

  • Account information:

    • View account balance and tax year details.

    • View estimated payments and credits before filing a return.

    • View payment history.

    • View a list and images of tax returns.

    • View a list and images of notices and correspondence.

    • View and update contact information.

    • View proposed assessments.

    • View California wage and withholding information.

    • View FTB-issued 1099 information.

    • View a list of authorized representatives (tax professional or a tax professional with a power of attorney) and manage who can access your account.

    • View a list of activities that occurred on your account, such as the last time you or your authorized representative accessed your account.

  • Online services:

    • Calculate a balance due for a date in the future.

    • File a power of attorney (POA).

    • File a nonresident withholding waiver request.

    • Protest a proposed assessment.

    • Respond to a proposed assessment to request a 30-day deferral to file a tax return.

  • Options to communicate with us:

    • Chat with an FTB representative about confidential matters.

    • Send a secure message with attachments to FTB.

    • Choose to receive an email when we send you a notice or correspondence.


Tax Professionals

How to access MyFTB

To access MyFTB, you must complete a one-time account registration process.