If you collected unemployment insurance last year, you will need the 1099-G tax form from IDES to complete your tax returns, both federal and state. The 1099G tax form will be available in January. If you did not register for the email notification, the 1099G tax form will be mailed to your home.
Visit the Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) website for more information.
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.
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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.
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