Unemployment taxes will be collected under Schedule A in 2023

Employers: Unemployment taxes will be collected under Schedule A in 2023, the lowest allowed under Maine law. Each employer's experience rating is unique, therefore the tax change will vary by employer. Employers will be sent their individual tax notices in mid-December.

Did you receive unemployment benefits in 2022? Confirm/update your mailing address by Dec. 31 to ensure 1099-G delivery.

The 1099-G form is used to report unemployment compensation on your tax return. Read our FAQ for more information: (FAQ)


Unemployment Insurance

The Bureau of Unemployment Compensation contributes to economic stability by providing temporary employer-funded benefits to eligible individuals while they seek re-employment. We operate an accessible, integrity-driven program in a timely and accurate manner.