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Learn how to apply for unemployment benefits, file a weekly claim, understand requirements, and more.What to Know
File unemployment tax and wage reports, access other employer online services, and more.Employer Online Services
Resources and online services for providers who upload data on behalf of employers.Provider Online Services
What fraud looks like and how to report, steps for victims of identity fraud, and avoiding scams to obtain your private information.
Avoid layoffs by allowing workers to remain employed & employers to retain trained staff during times of reduced business activity.
How to correctly classify each worker as either an "employee" or "independent contractor."
Educational sessions open to the public explaining many of the laws and rules the agency administers.
The UIAC recommends changes to improve Wisconsin unemployment laws.
Information on appeal hearings and law changes related to unemployment.
Acknowledgement of federal funding for UI programs and projects.