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TAX INFORMATION FOR FILING STATE AND FEDERAL TAXES Forms 1099-G for calendar year 2016, were mailed January 23, 2017 to all individuals who received unemployment insurance benefits in 2016. 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 1099-G ...
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Calendar Year 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 Contribution Rate Schedule C C D E G F Taxable Wage Base (per employee) $44,000 $42,200 $40,900 $40,400 $39,600 $38,800 Tax Rate for New Employers 2.4% 2.4% 3.0% 3.4% 4.6% 4.0% Maximum Tax Rate 5.6% 5.6% 5.8% 6.0% 6.4% 5.4% Employment and Training Assessment (E&T) rate 0.01% ...
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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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Effective October 1, 2014, Hawaii’s telephone claim filing will no longer be available. On-line services are available at: uiclaims.hawaii.gov. Services Available On-line: Apply for Benefits Reactivate an Existing Claim File a Claim Certification Check Claim/Payment Status File/View Appeals Update Personal Information Additional Services/Information For assistance, report to your local Unemployment claims office.

HONOLULU — The Hawaii State Department of Labor & Industrial Relations (DLIR) today announced that it will close the Unemployment Insurance and Workforce Development offices at the Kaneohe Atrium Building, 46-005 Kawa St. in Kaneohe on June 25, 2014. Unemployment claimants can continue to file their unemployment claims online at uiclaims.hawaii.gov. An Unemployment Hot Line ...
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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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The Hawaii Department of Labor and Industrial Relations (DLIR) is warning employers of an e-mail scam in which employers in various states, including Hawaii, are receiving e-mails that claim to be from the Massachusetts or New York “Division of Unemployment Assistance (DUA).” The emails declare that former employee(s) have filed unemployment claims and request the ...
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1099-G Information

Posted on Dec 13, 2013 in News

Form 1099-G will be mailed on January 24, 2014 to all who received unemployment insurance benefits in the 2013 calendar year.  The form includes the amount of benefits paid and other information to meet Federal, State, and personal income tax needs for the tax year. 1099 information is available to view on-line at: uiclaims.hawaii.gov.   Select “Claim Inquiry” from the main ...
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Unless Congress acts, the Emergency Unemployment Compensation (EUC) program will expire on January 1, 2014. The last payable week of EUC benefits will be the week ending December 28, 2013. There is no “phase-out” period after December 28, 2013.