Copy

UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE: QUARTERLY NOTICE

October 2, 2020

Third Quarter Filing Report Due Date

The Third Quarter Filing Report window is now open. The due date is October 31, 2020. 

Taxable Wage Base

Effective with the filing of the report due on April 30, 2021, for the quarter ending March 31, 2021, the taxable wage base will decrease from $16,100 to $14,100.
 

UPDATED TAX RATE

Reimbursable Employers

The Department has begun processing reimbursements for employers who have filed and payed their second quarter report and contributions. Please note we are continuing to issue reimbursement checks. For Q3, the Department will be providing the 50% reimbursement up front. 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Report Refusal to Return to Work

If you have laid off or furloughed employees as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and have recalled those employees back to work for the same rate of pay, even for a reduced number of hours, they must accept the offer of work. 

If employees were offered work performing the same job and for the same rate of pay prior to the layoff and refuse work, please report that to the Department immediately by clicking the link below.

SUBMIT A REFUSAL REPORT

COVID-19 UPDATES:

If you have questions or are in need of assistance, please contact the
Vermont Department of Labor Employer Services Unit at (802) 828-4344 .
For continued updates and guidance surrounding unemployment insurance and other labor related issues, visit the Department of Labor's COVID-19 page. 
UPDATED GUIDANCE AND FAQS
Facebook
Twitter
Website
Copyright © 2020 STATE OF VERMONT, DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, All rights reserved.

Our mailing address is:
VERMONT DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, P.O. Box 488 Montpelier, 05601-0488

Want to change how you receive these emails?
You can update your preferences or unsubscribe from this list.