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President Trump signed legislation ending the partial shutdown of the federal government and awarded back pay of wages for the furlough period. Federal employees were allowed to return to work effective Saturday, January 26, 2019.
This is official notice of the partial federal government shutdown as of December 22, 2018.
The 2019 Annual UI Tax Rate Notices are now available on the Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) Employer Portal.
View important news regarding Unemployment Insurance (UI), including:
Workers in seven Georgia counties affected by Hurricane Michael have until Nov.
The Department's new registration system is now available to employers and minors in the entertainment industry. All such employers and minors must complete registration in order to comply with state law and regulations.
The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) is closely monitoring the progress of Hurricane Michael and have staff and other mobile resources on standby to address the needs of impacted dislocated workers and employers. For more information please call GDOL Disaster Response at 1-844-283-0997 (option
Access information about the GDOL services that provide immediate outplacement and transitional assistance to businesses and workers affected by company closings and large layoffs.
The Georgia Department of Labor offers an ACH-Credit payment option to bulk filers, such as payroll service providers (PSPs), CPA firms paying for multiple clients, and/or corporate employers paying for multiple DOL accounts.
The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) Employer Portal is now available! The portal provides self-service options with a single sign-on for Unemployment Insurance (UI) tax related services and limited services for UI benefit