Unemployment Insurance: Continued Eligibility Requirements–Reporting Wages Earned

To be, and stay, eligible for unemployment insurance (UI) benefits the Employment Development Department (EDD), the agency that handles UI, needs to know that you are:

These first four requirements are discussed in detail in separate Fact Sheets. This Fact Sheet will give you general information about reporting to the EDD and discuss, specifically, what it means to be reporting any income you earn while receiving unemployment benefits.

For further information about your employment rights, contact the Workers’ Rights Clinic.