Registering for Tennessee Payroll Tax Account Numbers
Tennessee requires employers to register with the Employment Security Division.
Employment Security Division State Account Number
- Register online
- Format: 8 digits (9999-999 9)
- To find an existing account number, call: (844) 224-5818
Tennessee Payroll Taxes
Payroll Tax Rates
The Employment Security Division will assign your unemployment insurance tax rate. New employers generally have an initial rate 2.7%.
Payroll Tax Deposit Schedules
All unemployment taxes are deposited quarterly.