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If you do receive benefits and the federal government later issues back pay for the work you missed during the furlough (as it has historically), you will receive an overpayment notice and you will be required to repay unemployment insurance benefits you collected during that time. View the Federal Shutdown: Indiana Unemployment Insurance Benefits FAQs to get answers to your questions. Also, view the Claimant Handbook to learn more about the Indiana Unemployment Insurance Benefits process. If you have questions, call the DWD Unemployment Insurance Call Center at 1-800-891-6499.
Uplink Unavailable Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019
Uplink, Indiana's online filing system, will be unavailable on Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019, from 2 a.m. to 2 p.m. for scheduled system updates. We apologize for any inconvenience.
2018 Individual Income Tax Information for Unemployment Insurance Recipients
By January 31, 2019, your tax statement (form 1099G) for 2018 will be available to print or download from your Uplink account. Please access your Uplink account as soon as possible to make sure your email address and personal information are correct and up to date.
Indiana's unemployment rate stands at 3.6 percent for the month of November
Indiana’s unemployment rate stands at 3.6 percent for November and remains lower than the national rate of 3.7 percent. With the exception of one month when it was equal (October 2014), Indiana's unemployment rate now has been below the U.S. rate for more than five years...read more
Federal Holiday and Mail for Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018
President Trump declared Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018, to be a Federal holiday. As a result, USPS did not deliver mail on that day. DWD was unable to prevent producing documents with a mail date of Dec. 5. Some of the documents have specific appeal, protest or response timeframes associated with them. For these documents, DWD will consider the mail date to be Thursday, Dec. 6. For questions or concerns regarding this issue, please call 1-800-891-6499.
UPLINK Employer Self-Service System (ESS)
Check out this video on the redesigned UPLINK ESS, which is coming in the Spring of 2019:
Indiana a national leader in Adult Education
Having a high school credential is the key for many to land higher-paying jobs and advancement opportunities throughout their careers. Indiana's Adult Education program, which helps Hoosiers earn a high school equivalency, is one of the leading programs in the nation for helping people achieve that status...read more
JAG Indiana expanding, plans to add 250 more programs
Indiana's award-winning Jobs for America's Graduates program, which helps high school students achieve success through graduation, will be expanding in the upcoming school years as part of Governor Eric Holcomb's goal to add 250 more programs through the state...read more