Louisiana Unemployment Wage Reports and Payments Now Deferred to June 2020
The Louisiana Workforce Commission (LWC) is now deferring the deadline to submit 1Q 2020 wage and tax reports until June 30, 2020.
This latest deferral now makes June 30, 2020, the deadline for BOTH wage and tax report submissions as well as 1Q 2020 unemployment tax payments.
No penalty or interest will be assessed as long as unemployment taxes are paid in full by June 30, 2020.
If your employment has been impacted for reasons related to COVID-19 (Coronavirus Disease), please review the following information about assistance available. The Louisiana Workforce Commission (LWC) will do all that we can to ensure impacted workers receive the benefits for which they are eligible.
$247 a week. You must report any earnings for the week that you work, even if you’ve not yet been paid. Report the gross amount before deductions. These earnings would be factored into the amount of unemployment benefits paid to you for that week.
IMPORTANT NOTE: As per the Governor’s proclamation, for individuals whose employment has been impacted due to COVID-19:
If you are temporarily closing or reducing your hours of operations due to COVID-19, please contact the LWC to discuss how we can provide assistance and answer your questions about unemployment insurance and other programs and resources available.