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View an important notice to individuals who left Puerto Rico due to the recent hurricanes and may be temporarily or permanently residing in Massachusetts.
If you are not a U.S. citizen and you are filing for unemployment benefits, the Department of Unemployment Assistance (DUA) must verify that you are legally authorized to work in the United States.
Learn more about how your unemployment benefits are calculated.
Find information about the Department of Unemployment Assistance (DUA) Debit MasterCard® and learn how you can use it to receive your unemployment benefits.
Find current information about unemployment benefit extensions.
There may be times when your unemployment benefits are reduced or put on hold until you requalify. If this happens, we’ll ask you for more information so we can determine if you’re still eligible to receive benefits.
Learn how your base period and benefit year are used to determine your monetary eligibility for unemployment benefits.
Educate yourself about your rights and responsibilities as a claimant while receiving unemployment benefits.
Learn more about the taxes and deductions you need to pay while collecting unemployment insurance benefits.
Learn how to avoid penalties while receiving unemployment benefits. Help ensure that unemployment benefits go to those in need by reporting fraudulent activity.
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