Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation (PEUC) is a program under the CARES Act. This program adds an additional 13 weeks to a claimant’s unemployment benefits claim once they exhaust benefits. PEUC is also known as an extension. The federal government funds this program, not the state unemployment taxes paid by employers. PEUC expires Dec. 26, 2020
Step 1: Exhaust unemployment benefits
Step 2: Apply online
You will receive a confirmation that your PEUC application is complete
Step 3: Restart your weekly certifications at labor.idaho.gov/claimantportal.
Step 4: Continue to submit your weekly certifications at labor.idaho.gov/claimantportal.
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