Registering for Texas Payroll Tax Account Numbers
Texas requires employers to register with the Workforce Commission.
Workforce Commission Account Number
- Register online
- Format: 9 digits (99-999999-9)
- To find an existing account number, call: (512) 463-2731
Texas Payroll Taxes
Payroll Tax Rates
The Workforce Commission will assign your unemployment insurance tax rate. New employers generally have an initial rate of 2.7%. There is a fixed Replenishment Tax rate of 0.26% for all employers.
Payroll Tax Deposit Schedules
All unemployment taxes are deposited quarterly.