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How do I get unemployment backpay?

Q) How do I get unemployment back-pay, please help me get the forms i need or instructions on how to do this

A) You will first have to complete your initial unemployment insurance application online or by phone in some states. In your application include your prior weeks of missing pay. Your state office of unemployment insurance will certify if you have a valid claim for your back pay. Usually within an average of 14 days you will receive a letter that states the amount of your payments. You will then be able to request your benefits payments on your sate unemployment insurance benefits website.

While it may be slightly different in each state, the above instructions are the key ways to file and get your retroactive (back-pay) unemployment payments: To claim past weeks follow the instructions above and contact your state unemployment insurance agency and get them to retroactively certify you for your past weeks pay.

I have disability can I apply for unemployment

Q) I have disability can I apply for unemployment A) To receive unemployment benefits, you must be ready and able to work. You will also be required to actively seek employment. … Note, however, that you cannot receive unemployment if Social Security awards disability benefits. Only those who are genuinely searching for gainful work may… Continue Reading

Someone is getting unemployment in my name

Q) Someone is getting unemployment in my name and I’m not receiving no unemployment checks A) State Directory for Reporting Unemployment Identity Theft Report unemployment identity theft to the state where it occurred. Use the State Directory for Reporting Unemployment Identity Theft, below, to report it to the state. Refer to each state’s specific guidance… Continue Reading