Michigan Taxable Wage Base Decreases

Beginning with the third quarter of 2015, the annual wage on which an employer must pay unemployment taxes will be lowered from the current rate of $9,500 to $9,000.  The new rate of $9,000 will apply to all employers who pay unemployment taxes and who are not delinquent in the payment of unemployment contributions, penalties, [Read More…]

Unemployment Flash Report – January 2015

The January edition of the “Equifax Unemployment Flash Report” – a biweekly newsletter providing regular updates on Unemployment insurance related matters – is ready for download.  Get the latest insights on key UI topics including: State FUTA Credit Reductions New Developments for specific states 2015 Wage Base and UI Minimum and Maximum rates We hope [Read More…]

Unemployment Flash Report – December 2014 (Part 2)

The December edition of the “Equifax Unemployment Flash Report” – a biweekly newsletter providing regular updates on Unemployment insurance related matters – is ready for download.  Get the latest insights on key UI topics including: New Developments for specific states We hope you enjoy this publication. Please reply to taxalerts@equifax.com with any questions, comments or [Read More…]

Unemployment Flash Report – December 2014 (Part 1)

The December edition of the “Equifax Unemployment Flash Report” – a biweekly newsletter providing regular updates on Unemployment insurance related matters – is ready for download.  Get the latest insights on key UI topics including: State FUTA Credit Reductions New Developments for specific states 2015 Wage Base and UI Minimum and Maximum rates We hope [Read More…]

Unemployment Flash Report – November 2014

The November edition of the “Equifax Unemployment Flash Report” – a biweekly newsletter providing regular updates on Unemployment insurance related matters – is ready for download.  Get the latest insights on key UI topics including: State FUTA Credit Reductions New Developments for specific states We hope you enjoy this publication. Please reply to taxalerts@equifax.com with [Read More…]

Unemployment Flash Report – October 2014

The October edition of the “Equifax Unemployment Flash Report” – a biweekly newsletter providing regular updates on Unemployment insurance related matters – is ready for download.  Get the latest insights on key UI topics including: State FUTA Credit Reductions New Developments for specific states We hope you enjoy this publication. Please reply to taxalerts@equifax.com with [Read More…]

Unemployment Flash Report – February 2015

The February 9, 2015 edition of the “Equifax Unemployment Flash Report” – a biweekly newsletter providing regular updates on Unemployment insurance related matters –  is ready for download. Get the latest insights on key UI topics including: New Developments for specific states We hope you find this publication valuable. Please reply to taxalerts@equifax.com with any questions, comments or suggestions.  [Read More…]

Unemployment Flash Report – September 2014

The September, 2014 edition of the “Equifax Unemployment Flash Report” – a biweekly newsletter providing regular updates on Unemployment insurance related matters –  is ready for download. Get the latest insights on key UI topics including: State FUTA Credit Reductions New Developments for specific states 2015 Wage Base and UI Minimum and Maximum rates We hope you [Read More…]

Imposter Unemployment Insurance Claims Point to a Benefit Fraud Scheme

News services and the Associated Industries of Massachusetts (AIM) have recently reported that the U.S. Inspector General’s office is investigating a possible multi-state unemployment insurance (UI) benefit fraud scheme, which includes FL, KS, MA, NM, NV, NY, and TX. Equifax Workforce Solutions has been alerting unemployment agencies in a number of these states of suspected [Read More…]

Unemployment Flash Report – April 2014

Attached please find the latest edition of the “Equifax: Unemployment Insurance Flash Report – 4/28/14” – a biweekly newsletter providing regular updates on Unemployment Insurance related matters including: State FUTA Credit Reductions New Developments for specific states 2014 Wage Base and UI Minimum and Maximum rates We hope you enjoy this publication. Please reply to [Read More…]