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UPDATE – FEDERAL SHUTDOWN HAS ENDED

Posted on Feb 5, 2019 in Main, News

Public Law 116-5 (Further Additional Continuing Appropriations Act, 2019) signed by President Trump on January 25, 2019, continues appropriations through the earlier of February 15, 2019, or the enactment of the applicable appropriations legislation. If you are a federal employee and have returned to work, you can stop filing your weekly claim certification. If you ...
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“NEW” EMPLOYER WEBSITE

Posted on Feb 5, 2019 in Main, News

http://uiclaims.hawaii.gov The Department of Labor and Industrial Relations, Unemployment Insurance Division has launched a “New and Interactive” Employer Web Application.  It’s a one-stop, self-service web application which provides employers with online access to their UI account information such as their tax rates and reporting history.  Employers will be able to report quarterly wage data and ...
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Civilian employees of the Federal government placed on non-pay status due to the partial government shutdown may apply for benefits online at uiclaims.hawaii.gov from 6:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. on weekends and holidays.  Individuals applying for benefits must have their personal information available such as social ...
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1099G TAX INFORMATION FOR 2018

Posted on Jan 2, 2019 in News

Form 1099g for calendar year 2018, is scheduled for mailing on or about January 25, 2019 to all who received unemployment insurance benefits in 2018. The form includes the amount of benefits paid and other information to meet Federal, State, and personal income tax needs for the tax year. The 1099g information will be available ...
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New for Employer Registration

Posted on Jun 30, 2017 in News

In most cases, if you have employees working in Hawaii, you must pay unemployment taxes on their wages in this state.  Tax reports are due quarterly.  Liable employers must submit a tax report every quarter, even if there are no paid employees that quarter and/or  taxes are unable to be paid.   Note: Future hire dates ...
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Attention: It is a violation of Hawaii Revised Statutes 487N to transmit Personal Identifiable Information (PII) that is not encrypted and password protected. All emails that contain sensitive information should be sent as a password protected, encrypted attachment, using applications such as Winzip or 7Zip (freeware), and provide the password separately (e.g., by phone, another ...
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Electronic Low Earnings Reporting and Monitoring (ELERM) Effective February 26, 2014, employers will be able to submit “Weekly Report of Low Earnings” online. To register and use the system, go to: uiclaims.hawaii.gov to create your online business account. The web based system is easy to use, secure, and available Monday – Friday from 6:30 am – ...
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Apply Online for Direct Deposit State Unemployment Benefits Now Available Through Direct Deposit