Connecticut Unemployment Tax Rates Hold Steady for 2021

By October 28, 2020News, Regional

The Connecticut Department of Labor announced that unemployment tax rates are not to change for 2021.

Effective January 1, 2021, unemployment tax rates for experienced employers are to range from 1.90% to 6.80%. The rates are to include a fund-solvency surtax of 1.40%. The tax rate for new-employers is set to be 3.00% for 2021, a decrease from 3.20% in 2020.

Connecticut’s unemployment-taxable wage base is to remain at $15,000 in 2021, unchanged from 2020.

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