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Category Archives: Department of Unemployment Assistance

WorkShare – A Smart Alternative to Layoffs Posted on Jul 21

WorkShare – A Smart Alternative to Layoffs

All businesses go through slowdowns. Often that means layoffs, but that doesn’t have to be the answer. The Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance, a department within the Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development, can help a company keep valuable workers. WorkShare gives employers a   …Continue Reading WorkShare – A Smart Alternative to Layoffs

How to Avoid Committing Unemployment Fraud Posted on Feb 13

There are serious consequences for committing unemployment fraud.

How to access your 1099G statement for Tax Year 2013 Posted on Feb 6

1099G statements for Tax Year 2013 have been mailed. If you do not receive your 1099G by February 15, please call 617-626-5647 to request a copy.