Most employers must provide their employees with Unemployment Insurance coverage. Unemployment insurance is an employer paid insurance that protects employees against complete loss of income during periods of involuntary unemployment.
Once an employee is involuntarily unemployed, they may file an unemployment insurance (benefit) claim. Employees must meet the following criteria in order to receive unemployment insurance benefits:
a. Unemployed through no fault of their own,
b. Able to work,
c. Available for suitable work, and
d. Actively seeking work.
Please answer the questions in this online application as they pertain to your business.
The system will determine if you are liable for payment of unemployment insurance taxes based on the answers you provide.
For more information visit: labor.idaho.gov