Find the forms and tools you need to manage and respond to Unemployment Insurance (UI) claims with these free resources and learn how best to prepare and approach the UI process.
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The Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) website has been updated. Information that has been added includes:
You may also file an Unemployment Claim from this page by clicking on the "File an Unemployment Claim (Regular or PUA)" section and watching the video on this page.
Illinois DES administers the Unemployment Insurance trust fund, collecting employer taxes and disbursing unemployment benefits. IDES also provides employment services to employers and job seekers in addition to beint the state's primary provider of employment statistics which involves the development and maintenance of labor market and career information programs. This includes:
If you are an Illinois business, you can manage your business' unemployment insurance tax processes online with MyTax Illinois. Pay related taxes, fees, and much more.
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SIDES is a free online system that allows businesses to manage and respond to Unemployment Insurance (UI) claims.
To learn more about and use this resource, click here for more information.
Click this link for a list of frequently asked questions that employers ask IDES along with the answers you need today.
Click this link for the most frequently used forms and publications covering topics and specific questions that often come up when doing business with IDES.