Employers with a first quarter tax liability of $1,000.00 or more can defer paying up to 60% of the total liability to future quarters. To avoid assessment of interest on the deferred amount, employers must comply with certain requirements. Additional information can be found in the Employer Handbook under Part 4- Account Reporting.
As a result of Governor Evers Emergency order, during the declared emergency you do not need to contact the department to request a change to your employee's work search requirements. The Department is in the process of making the necessary updates. No action is needed on your part regarding the work search.
The Unemployment Insurance Division's mission is to provide economic stability to Wisconsin communities, employers and employees through innovative, efficient services which facilitate connecting job seekers with jobs.
The UI Bureau of Tax and Accounting collects, controls, and accounts for flow of funds into and out of the UI program; establishes tax liability; maintains employer accounts for taxes paid; collects unpaid UI employer taxes and benefit overpayments.