Registering for Texas Payroll Tax Account Numbers
Texas requires employers to register with the Workforce Commission.
Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) Account Number
- Register online
- Format: 9 digits (99-999999-9)
- To find an existing account number, call: (800) 832-9394
Texas Payroll Taxes
Payroll Tax Rates
The Workforce Commission will assign your unemployment insurance (UI) tax rate. New employers generally have an initial rate of 2.7%. A Replenishment Tax rate of 0.21% is included in your UI rate.
Payroll Tax Deposit Schedules
All unemployment taxes are deposited quarterly.