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The Kansas Department of Labor provides workers and employers with information and services that are accurate and timely, efficient and effective, fair and impartial. Administered by employees that understand the value and importance of public service to their fellow Kansans.

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News and Alerts

Dolores Huerta y el Censo 2020

¡La activista civil, Dolores Huerta, quiere asegurarse de que te cuenten en el Censo 2020! La participación en el Censo 2020 asegura que su comunidad esté representada de manera justa y reciba su participación en la distribución de más de $ 6 mil millones en fondos federales a Kansas anualmente.
Obtenga más información sobre el Censo 2020 y cómo puede estar seguro de ser contado en KansasCounts.org

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Dolores Huerta and the 2020 Census

Civil activist, Dolores Huerta, wants to make sure you're counted in the 2020 Census! Participation in the 2020 Census ensures your community is represented fairly and receives their share in the distribution of more than $6 billion in federal funds to Kansas annually.
Learn more about the 2020 Census and how you can be sure to be counted at KansasCounts.org.

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Electronic Quarterly Notice of Benefit Charges Available

Electronic Quarterly Notice of Benefit Charges statements are now available for rated governmental employers.  If you have any charges for the 1st, 2nd, or 3rd quarter, you can view your notices online at www.kansasemployer.gov when you login to the employer portal.  When you have charges, your notice will be available online on the first business day on the 2nd month of the following quarter (February, May, August, November).  It is important to check the KDOL website as you will have twenty days from the date the notice is available online to submit a protest.  With the new quarterly and electronically delivering of Notice of Benefit Charges makes protesting easier than ever as you can protest online.

For further information and instructions, view our short video tutorial available at www.kansasemployer.gov.

Contributing employers can expect access to this new system in May 2020.

Communication Regarding KDOL Debit Card Account

Many individuals who received unemployment insurance benefits in 2019 received communication regarding the need to update information for their Kansas Department of Labor (KDOL) debit card.  The communication is a basic security measure taken by Bank of America, who manages the KDOL debit card program.  The reason for the request was that KDOL received updated address information through the National Change of Address Database when preparing to mail 1099-G forms for 2019. 

All individuals who received unemployment insurance benefits in 2019 should receive a 1099-G form.  If you did receive unemployment insurance benefits in 2019 and do not receive your 1099-G form from KDOL by February 2, 2020, please access your account at https://www.getkansasbenefits.gov and request a reprint of the form.  For more information about the 1099-G visit the KDOL website at: https://www.getkansasbenefits.gov/FAQs/Form1099G.aspx.  

December 2019 Labor Report

Preliminary estimates reported by the Kansas Department of Labor (KDOL) and the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) show a seasonally adjusted unemployment rate of 3.2 percent in December. This was an increase from 3.1 percent in November and a decrease from 3.3 percent in December 2018. Read more here.

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