What is IHSS Fiscal?
IHSS Fiscal staff are responsible for many functions which include: Issuing new replacement time sheets, reviewing timesheets with errors, canceling lost or stolen checks and responding to employment verification forms.
For counties other than Santa Cruz, please go to http://www.cdss.ca.gov/inforesources/County-IHSS-Offices to contact your county.
How do I contact IHSS Fiscal and what information will they need to solve my problem?
Use the automated confidential phone line (831) 454-7315.
Always leave a message with:
Due to the volume of calls, IHSS Fiscal will give priority to solving your problem and may not return your call if your request can be addressed without having a conversation with you.
You can expect a return call within two business days if:
Reasons that your call might not be returned:
What is the hourly wage for IHSS providers?
In Santa Cruz County IHSS providers earn $11.90 per hour.
Are there any tax deductions?
Fiscal packet information will include tax forms. The payroll system does not deduct taxes for family members (spouses or parents), however family member providers may request taxes be deducted on the W-4 form.
How long will it take to receive my paycheck?
Timesheets completed without errors, signed and dated by both the provider and recipient, and mailed to the timesheet processing center in Chico, CA should be paid within 10 working days from the date it is received in Chico. This does not include weekends and holidays.
How do I contact other county's IHSS offices?
Visit California Department of Social Services Contact Your County Offices webpage.