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Use Of EI Funds By Conservative party To Help Balance Budget Draws Criticism

Huffington post, by Sunny Freeman   The federal government is using $1.8 billion in surplus EI funds to help balance its books

(EI is Employment insurance previously known as UI  Uneployment insurance) see some explanation about EI on… 70 more words


FAQ Friday – What are My Unemployment Insurance Work Search Requirements?

If you are receiving unemployment benefits, you should develop a realistic plan to become re-employed.

You are required to make a good faith effort to seek full-time work each week you claim benefits, even if you are employed part time. 966 more words

Idaho Department Of Labor

Probationary Periods Don't Protect You From Unemployment Liability

We’ve heard a number of managers refer to probationary periods and make statements such as “we can terminate them within the first 90 days of employment because they’re in a probationary period.”  Even in an at will employment relationship (for the states which recognize at will employment), termination during a probationary period could still result in potential liability for your company in the event of an unemployment claim or other lawsuit (discrimination, harassment, etc). 277 more words


MI SUI Agency Has Name Change

As of March 16, 2015, the Michigan Unemployment Insurance Agency (UIA) has become part of the newly created Talent Investment Agency (TIA) under the umbrella of the newly-created Department of Talent and Economic Development.  24 more words

Payroll News Updates

Canada - The Employment Insurance Operating Account

The Employment Insurance Operating Account was created on 1 January 2009. It is a consolidated specific purpose account, meaning that it includes program-related revenues credited and expenses charged to this account under the Employment Insurance Act.8 EI premiums are paid into the Consolidated Revenue Fund (CRF), which includes general government revenues such as taxes,9 and the benefits are paid out of it.10 Each year, all EI program expenditures are charged to the CRF and all program-related revenues are credited to it. 73 more words


Indiana Businesses Stuck With Unemployment Taxes

Indiana business owners get hammered with an aray of taxes that the public doesn’t take into consideration. One of them is unemployment taxes they have to pay. 253 more words


#NMLEG Progressive Bill of the Day | 03-17-15 (Cuts to Unemployment Benefits Defeated)

Throughout this session we’ve mentioned multiple times the outrageous attempts by House Republicans to push through extreme anti-worker legislation that would harm New Mexico families: so-called “right-to-work” bills, reducing corporate income tax rates, making it harder for disabled workers to collect benefits, etc. 305 more words