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IRS Form 1099-G Mailing Dates

Iowa Workforce Development will begin mailing IRS Form 1099-G on Jan 22, 2018. The 1099-G includes any unemployment insurance benefits issued Jan. 1, 2017, through Dec. 28, 2017, and any federal and/or state taxes that were withheld. The Internal Revenue Service and the State Department of Revenue and Finance were also provided this information.

If you have changed your address since you last claimed benefits, please update your mailing address by calling Unemployment Insurance Customer Service at 1-866-239-0843 between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. If you do not receive your 1099-G by Feb. 1, 2018, please call Unemployment Insurance Customer Service at 1-866-239-0843 between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and request a duplicate copy be mailed to you.

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Iowa Governor Reynolds Attends Des Moines IowaWORKS Center Ribbon Cutting, Open House

More than 150 people gathered at the IowaWORKS Center in Des Moines for a ribbon cutting and open house today.

“As we celebrate this new office in Des Moines, the state’s largest IowaWORKS Center, I encourage all Iowans - whether you’re a job seeker or an employer - to explore the services that are available in this Center and other Centers across the state,” said Gov. Kim Reynolds. “By working together and encouraging Iowans to explore their dreams, I have no doubt that Iowa will become the most Future Ready workforce in the nation.”

New interactive maps show unemployment rates, high-demand jobs by legislative district

New interactive maps released on Friday by Iowa Workforce Development’s Labor Market Information team will provide Iowa legislators with current unemployment rates and high-demand jobs by district.

Iowa's Job Market Tightens as Unemployment Rate Drops to 2.8 Percent in December

Iowa’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate decreased to 2.8 percent for December. The state’s jobless rate was 3.5 percent one year ago. The U.S. unemployment rate remained at 4.1 percent in December for the third straight month.

Iowa's Unemployment Insurance Division Ready to Assist Federal Workers Impacted by Government Shutdown

Civilian federal workers in Iowa who have been furloughed as a result of a shutdown of the federal government may be eligible to receive unemployment insurance benefits while they are out of work.