Unemployment Insurance Handbook for Employers (UCB-201-P)

Update History

Summary of Updates to the UI Handbook for Employers:


February 25, 2015: Section 4, Part 6A and Part 6B - Split into two parts, for Employers and Service Providers (correcting previously-reported wage reports).
Section 4, Part 1 - Clarified language.
January 9, 2015: Hours of Operation and Telephone Numbers and Printable Version - Updated business hours for Claims Specialists.
December 19, 2014: Hours of Operation and Telephone Numbers and Printable Version - Claims Specialists hours of operation extended due to anticipated high call volumes.
December 9, 2014: Section 1, Parts 3, 6 and 7- Further clarified language (law change).
Section 2, Part 4, Item F - Web link to Form UCT-7842-E, Contribution Adjustment Report, updated as a new fillable PDF form.
September 11, 2014: Section 2, Part 3, Item A - Added definition of casual labor for wages.
Hours of Operation and Telephone Numbers - Updated business hours for Claims Specialists.
July 7, 2014: Section 7 - Legal Addendum added with disclaimer and employee acknowledgement (law change).
Printable PDF version - Bookmarked PDF replaced old print feature.
Update History - Summary of content updates added since January 1, 2014.
New format for the Handbook for Employers published including expanded navigation.
June 23, 2014: Section 1, Part 8 - Added new Benefit Overpayment Collection language (law change).
Section 2, Part 4 - Added new section, J. Delinquent Tax Collection (law change).
June 4, 2014: Section 1, Part 7 - Updated pension payments language under N (law change).
May 8, 2014: Hours of Operation and Telephone Numbers - Removed special notation re: business hours for Claims Specialists.
April 29, 2014: Section 1, Part 7 - Updated direct seller language under H. Excluded Employment and created new category for service performed by an inmate of a state or a federal prison (law change).
March 28, 2014: Hours of Operation and Telephone Numbers - Updated with new business hours for Claims Specialists.
March 18, 2014: Section 2, Part 4 - Updated Item A. language to focus on $14,000 wage base.
Hours of Operation and Telephone Numbers - Updated with new business hours for Claims Specialists.
March 12, 2014: Section 4, Part 7 - Updated wage reporting penalties.
Section 4, Part 5 - Updated mailing address for wage reports.
February 26, 2014: Search - New feature added to search the UI Handbook for Employers.
Hours of Operation and Telephone Numbers - Updated with extended hours for Claims Specialists due to high call volumes.
February 4, 2014: Section 2, Part 4 - Updated Item H. to add link to IRS website re: employment tax due dates.
January 15, 2014: Section 2, Part 2, Item B - Updated direct seller language under 2.k. (law change).
January 3, 2014: Section 1, Part 3, Item A - Updated maximum weekly benefit rate (law change).
Section 1, Part 7 - Updated (law change):
  • E. Discharge - Added substantial fault.
  • H. Excluded Employment - Added inmate of a state or federal prison.
  • I. Family Controlled Employment - Removed language.
  • M. Lost License - Added language.
  • P. Quit - Added 6 times WBR language; Removed repealed exceptions and updated amended exceptions.
  • R. Refused Work - Added 6 times WBR language.
  • U. SSDI - New section.
  • AC. Work Search and Temporary Help Companies - New section.
Section 3, Part 1A - Added substantial fault language under Item 7, Burden of Proof.
January 1, 2014: Update history summary starting point.


Updated: February 25, 2015

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