Form 1099-G Tax Information

Unemployment compensation is taxable income. This must be reported each year even if you have repaid some or all of the benefits received.

Employer Tax Rate Info

The release of the 2021 Annual Unemployment Insurance (UI) Tax Rate Notices will be delayed and anticipated to be available on the Georgia Department of Labor Employer Portal in February 2021.

South Georgia Regional Commission

The Georgia Department of Labor, in conjunction with WorkSource South Georgia - South Georgia Regional Commission, the Technical College System of Georgia, and the Georgia Department of Education are collaborating to employ Community Outreach Workers in Moultrie, Tifton, Valdosta, and surrounding areas.

Notice of Amended Rules, November 17, 2020

Notice of Amended Rules filed with the Georgia Secretary of State, November 17, 2020

Schedule an Appointment

If you would like to speak with a member of our Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) team regarding your claim, please use our Online Appointment Scheduler.

What To Do After Your Claim Is Filed

Information for unemployment benefit claimants filed by employers or individuals.

Notice of Amended Rules, August 13, 2020

Updated and Amended rules and certification of rules filed with Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger on August 13, 2020.

To better serve our claimants and prevent Unemployment Insurance fraud, the Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) is partnering with to verify claimant identification.

SK battery America

The Georgia Department of Labor is assisting SK battery America to recruit workers for its new manufacturing facility in Commerce, GA.

UI Fraud is a Crime

The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) needs your help preventing UI fraud and abuse.