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WYOMING: ELECTRONIC FILING

May 15, 2019 - Starting May 15th, claimants in Wyoming will no longer be able to access the current portal for filing unemployment tax purposes. A new electronic filing system is expected to launch on May 23rd. Employers in the state will need to use this new portal to pay unemployment taxes, file WYO-056 forms, UI/WC summary reports, WYO-078 … Read More

Unemployment Weekly Claims Report for W/E May 4, 2019

May 15, 2019 - The Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims report for the week ending May 4, 2019 has been released by the Department of Labor. Seasonally adjusted initial claims: 228,000 4 week moving average: 220,250 Seasonally adjusted insured unemployment rate: 1.2% Seasonally adjusted insured unemployment number: 1,684,000 4-week moving average: 1,665,750 Number of unadjusted claims: 203,547 Unadjusted insured unemployment … Read More

Unemployment Weekly Claims Report for W/E April 27, 2019

May 3, 2019 - The Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims report for the week ending April 27, 2019 has been released by the Department of Labor. Seasonally adjusted initial claims: 230,000 4 week moving average: 212,500 Seasonally adjusted insured unemployment rate: 1.2% Seasonally adjusted insured unemployment number: 1,655,000 4-week moving average: 1,671,000 Number of unadjusted claims: 204,035 Unadjusted insured unemployment … Read More

KENTUCKY UNEMPLOYMENT NEWS

May 1, 2019 - UNEMPLOYMENT HEARINGS PROCEDURE IN KENTUCKY On April 26th, 2019 the Kentucky Court of Appeals issued a ruling which, if upheld, could have a major impact in the way employer’s are able to approach participating in administrative unemployment hearings.  Up until this ruling an employer could have a manager or other designated party represent their interests … Read More

Unemployment Weekly Claims Report for W/E April 20, 2019

April 29, 2019 - The Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims report for the week ending April 20, 2019 has been released by the Department of Labor. Seasonally adjusted initial claims: 230,000 4 week moving average: 206,000 Seasonally adjusted insured unemployment rate: 1.2% Seasonally adjusted insured unemployment number: 1,655,000 4-week moving average: 1,687,750 Number of unadjusted claims: 211,361 Unadjusted insured unemployment … Read More

Unemployment Weekly Claims Report for W/E April 13, 2019

April 23, 2019 - The Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims report for the week ending April 13, 2019 has been released by the Department of Labor. Seasonally adjusted initial claims: 192,000 4 week moving average: 201,250 Seasonally adjusted insured unemployment rate: 1.2% Seasonally adjusted insured unemployment number: 1,653,000 4-week moving average: 1,712,500 Number of unadjusted claims: 195,374 Unadjusted insured unemployment rate: … Read More

Indiana: Employer Self-Service System Upgrade

April 23, 2019 - The state of Indiana created an Employer Self-Service system (ESS) back in 2007 to provide employers with an online platform to access unemployment insurance information such as records on report submissions, tax  payments, and other issues. A survey taken of employers that have been using the site over the past few years has provided valuable … Read More

Missouri: File on the Go

April 23, 2019 - In an effort by the state of Missouri to continually improve government efficiency, their Department of Labor and Industrial Relations Division of Employment Security (DES) has introduced a way to file unemployment claims from  the convenience of a cell phone. The state’s online UI system called UInteract is now more accessible by becoming mobile-friendly. Allowing … Read More

Unemployment Weekly Claims Report for W/E April 6, 2019

April 23, 2019 - The Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims report for the week ending April 6, 2019 has been released by the Department of Labor. Seasonally adjusted initial claims: 196,000 4 week moving average: 207,000 Seasonally adjusted insured unemployment rate: 1.2% Seasonally adjusted insured unemployment number: 1,713,000 4-week moving average: 1,734,500 Number of unadjusted claims: 195,480 Unadjusted insured unemployment … Read More

Unemployment Weekly Claims Report for W/E March 30, 2019

April 8, 2019 - The Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims report for the week ending March 30, 2019 has been released by the Department of  Labor. Seasonally adjusted initial claims: 202,000 4 week moving average: 213,500 Seasonally adjusted insured unemployment rate: 1.2% Seasonally adjusted insured unemployment number: 1,717,000 4-week moving average: 1,743,250 Number of unadjusted claims: 182,553 Unadjusted insured unemployment … Read More