Starting in 2014 employers will see a penalty assessed to their UI account if they failed to file their quarterly report within 45 days of the due date.  The penalty will be assessed in accordance with Chapter 151A, Section 14P of the Massachusetts General Laws.  Please log onto your UI Online account to file and pay any outstanding reports and/or liabilities.

4th Quarter 2014 Filing Deadline: Employment and Wage Detail Reports must be submitted by 1/31/2015. Payments must be submitted by 3:00pm on or before 2/2/2015. Payments submitted after 3:00pm on 2/2/2015 will be considered received the next business day. Late filings will incur a penalty and/or interest charges, as provided under MGL 151A, Section 14P. Employers are encouraged to file in advance of the deadline. To file online, login to UI Online and select "Employment and Wage Detail Reporting". 

Regular UI Online Hours:  6:00 am - 10:00 pm daily. 
Due to scheduled system maintenance, UI Online will not be available:
o Every week  from 7:00 pm Friday - 7:00 am Saturday; and
o Every 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month from 3:00 pm to 6:00 am on Sunday. 

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Notice:  If you use IE 10 browser and encounter issues, please turn on your Compatibility View.
For employers who never activated their account: click Account Activation and enter your DUA Employer Account Number (EAN) and Activation Password. 
For former IPASS users:  Your IPASS UserID and password will not work in UI Online.  Please contact your company administrator to set up your new user account.  If you do not have an administrator, please contact us via email. 
Not registered yet? You can register here.  Information on how to register for specific types of employers.                               
For new users: Computer Requirements | User Guide | UI Handbook pdf format of The Employer’s Guide to Unemployment Insurance

News & Updates

Please note the following changes for calendar year 2015: 

  • Taxable Wage Base will be changed to $15,000
  • Workforce Training Fund contribution rate will be changed from 0.060% to 0.056%
  • Employers that paid Employer Medical Assistance Contributions (EMAC) rate of 0.24% or 0.36% in 2014 will pay a rate of 0.34% –except for those meeting exempt or reduced rate criteria. (Employers operating within two years following the “Newly Subject” status as of MGL 151A, pay at rates of 0.12% and 0.24% respectively)