If you received Unemployment Insurance in 2014 you will be required to file taxes during the 2015 tax season. Get all the information you need to know to file here: Unemployment Insurance and Taxes.
Have you noticed something different about the Layoff Assistance website? We hope you have! The Beta Illinois workNet website has been released and with that release you now see the entire website menu and all related pages.
The new design incorporates some completely new features as well as enhancements to some customer favorites! We invite you to take a look at the new site and let us know what you think using this survey.
Make sure to log-in with your Illinois workNet account and click on "My Dashboard" in the header to easily access your tools, like the Resume Builder and Skill and Interest Surveys.
Joining the Illinois Virtual Job Club Network on LinkedIn will connect you with other job seekers, give you job searching tools and advice, and provide you with the opportunity to network with employers. Read about the other benefits here.
Optimal Resume is a FREE tool available to all Illinois workNet account holders! Get started updating your resume, writing cover letters, and more! Learn more here.
If you haven't completed the Dislocated Worker Survey, click the link below to get started. At the end of the survey you have the option of selecting to be contacted by your local area for further assistance.
Join our group for employment guidance.