AMS Provides EDD Form DE9 Payroll Support

The California tax code is notoriously complicated. From payroll to sales taxes, business owners must consistently update their records and tax tables to keep up with changing protocol. However, like in all other U.S. states, California business owners must file a Quarterly Contribution Report—the EDD Form DE9 and DE9C Form (Continuation). These forms are used by employers to report quarterly unemployment insurance (UI) tax information.

Whether you have an accountant or choose to handle taxes yourself, reporting quarterly taxes is a long, time-consuming process. That’s where we can help. AMS provides a range of effective and user-friendly accounting software products to streamline our financial processes.

A California Solution to Tax and Wage Reporting

Choosing accounting software to fit your business’s needs can be a difficult process. Products that support both state and Federal tax and wage forms are limited, and these forms are often only included on a basic forms filer. AMS is different.

We provide a way to easily customize your tax and payroll software. Our products include forms for all fifty states and the District of Columbia. Most of our California-specific forms are available on both AMS Payroll Software, a complete payroll solution, and our Forms Filer Plus, a comprehensive forms filer. See below for the complete list.

Available on both AMS Payroll and Forms Filer Plus —


  • DE-9 Scannable; California DE-9 Scannable
  • DE-88; Payroll Tax Deposit Coupon
  • DE-34; Report of New Employees
  • DE-3HW; Household Workers Annual Contribution
  • DE-3BHW; Quarterly Report for Household Workers
  • DE-342; Report of Independent Contractors

Available only on Forms Filer Plus—


  • DE-9 Adjustment; Quarterly Contribution and Wage Adjustment Form
  • DE-3D; Quarterly Contribution Return

Put simply, if you need help with the EDD Form DE9, you can choose either AMS Payroll or Forms Filer Plus. Both provide support for that form, but offer separate functions.

A Personalized Approach

If you want to further customize your accounting software, we can help. Our products are designed to fit a modular system. We do have one required software purchase: The easy-to-use W-2/1099 Forms Filer and its data management platform. From there, accountants and business owners can choose the products they want to customize their package. Our complete catalogue (with corresponding prices) is listed below:

  • W2- 1099 Software
  • Payroll Software
  • Software-Generated Forms
  • E-File Direct
  • Affordable Care Act Filer
  • Forms Filer Plus


Making Your Software Purchase

To help you make an informed purchase, we have made our accounting software available online in the form of a free, downloadable demo. This is a wonderful opportunity to understanding the ways in which our software can help your business; the demo is designed to illustrate how simple and effective an accounting product can be. When you’re ready to make the purchase, you can buy our software at any time.

For answers to additional, product-related questions, you can call our Sales and Information team at 800-536-1099. Want even more evidence of AMS satisfaction? Our customer testimonials page is the perfect place to land. Whether you need support for EDD Form DE9, the DE9C Form, or the DE-342, AMS has the product to help.

Software Solutions from AMS

Our W-2 and 1099 Forms Filer is our only required platform. From there, users pick the services they need. Choose from the tools below to build out your customized accounting software.