In order to assist agencies in understanding the data reported to Employment Security Department (ESD) for unemployment benefits, we would like to share some helpful information with you.
Hours and Wages Not Reported to ESD
We have received reports of employees applying for unemployment benefits and were subsequently denied because no hours or wages were reported to ESD. If an employee reports this to you, the most likely cause is an exemption from Tax Type 010 – Employer Unemployment Tax within the Other Taxes US (0235) infotype. If an employee has been incorrectly exempted, you should immediately contact ESD and take one of the following actions within HRMS: