Unemployment Insurance Contacts

Benefit Claims

Apply for New Claim or Reopen an Existing Claim
https://my.unemployment.wisconsin.gov

File Weekly Claim for Benefit Payment
https://my.unemployment.wisconsin.gov

Get Information About Benefit Account
https://my.unemployment.wisconsin.gov

For help using online services or if you are truly unable to go online call 414-435-7069 during business hours.

Employer Assistance Line
414-438-7705

Report Unemployment Fraud
Go Online Today: https://dwd.wisconsin.gov/ui/fraud
Or contact a fraud specialist on the UI Fraud Hotline: 1-800-909-9472 during business hours.

1099-G Claimant Income Tax Statements
Online https://dwd.wisconsin.gov/uiben/1099.htm
Phone 608-266-2999
Email ui1099@dwd.wisconsin.gov

See https://dwd.wisconsin.gov/uiben/services.htm for hours of operation and other contact information.

Language interpretation services are available upon request when calling these phone numbers.

Deaf, hard-of-hearing, and speech-impaired callers may dial 7-1-1 for Wisconsin Relay Service.


Tax and Accounting

  Phone Email Fax
Business Change in Ownership 608-261-6700 taxnet@dwd.wisconsin.gov 608-267-1400
Tax Collections, Judgments, Liens 608-266-9700 uitaxcoll@dwd.wisconsin.gov 608-266-6692
Employer Accounts 608-261-6700 taxnet@dwd.wisconsin.gov 608-267-1400
Employer Audit 608-266-3180 taxnet@dwd.wisconsin.gov 608-267-1400
Employer Registration 608-261-6700 taxnet@dwd.wisconsin.gov 608-267-1400
Independent Contractor 608-261-6700 taxnet@dwd.wisconsin.gov 608-267-1400
Tax Rates 608-261-6700 taxnet@dwd.wisconsin.gov 608-267-1400
Benefit Overpayment Collection/Judgments 608-266-9701 uibencoll@dwd.wisconsin.gov 608-266-6692

See https://dwd.wisconsin.gov/ui201/phone201.htm for hours of operation and other Tax and Accounting contact information.


Legal Affairs - Appeals / Hearings

Phone Fax
UI Advisory Council 608-267-1405 608-266-8221
Madison Hearing Office 608-266-8010 608-266-8180
Milwaukee Hearing Office 414-227-4731 414-227-4264
Fox Valley Hearing Office 920-832-2769 920-832-5434
Eau Claire Hearing Office 715-836-6567 715-836-1360

See https://dwd.wisconsin.gov/uibola/contact.htm for additional Legal Affairs contact information.

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