Click here to enable the LWC Speech Accessibility Tool.
Downloads > Unemployment Insurance

Unemployment Insurance

Please visit the Downloads Main Menu to view information about the file formats used and where to download the applications needed to view these formats.


Benefits

Name Format Size Description
Benefit Rights Information - Abbreviated Version New This document is a PDF. 756 KB Abbreviated version of the Benefits Rights Information document. This information is mailed to persons when a new claim is filed for Unemployment Insurance (UI) benefits and explains their rights and responsibilities.
Benefit Rights Information New This document is a PDF. 931 KB Full version of Benefit Rights Information handbook, which explains the rights and responsibilities of persons who file a new claim for Unemployment Insurance (UI) benefits.
Fraud Reporting Form for Unemployment Insurance Benefits This document is a PDF. 263 KB
Informacion De Beneficios Y Derechos New This document is a PDF. 536 KB Información enviada por correo a la persona cuando aplica por el Seguro de Beneficios por Desempleo (UI) y que le explica su derechos y responsabilidades (versión en Español)
LWC - Certificate Of Attendance This document is a PDF. Louisiana Workforce Commission - Certificate of Attendance for Unemployment Insurance while receiving training.
LWC - Form 130 Approved Training This document is a PDF. LWC - 130 UI - Louisiana Workforce Commission Form for approved training while receiving Unemployment Insurance.
Rules for UI Appeals & Employment Security Law This document is a PDF. 73 KB Louisiana laws regulating the unemployment compensation system including Administrative Rules outlining the appeal process for unemployment claims
Unemployment Insurance Federal Tax Withholding This document is a PDF. LWC-ES 494 - Unemployment Insurance Claimants Federal Income Tax Withholding Program
Return to Top

Wage & Tax

Name Format Size Description
2022 Ratio Rate Table This document is a PDF. 74 KB 2022 Ratio Rate Table
2023 Ratio Rate Table This document is a PDF. 80 KB 2023 Ratio Rate Table
2024 Ratio Rate Table New This document is a PDF. 174 KB 2024 Ratio Rate Table
App. & Agreement for Partial Transfer of Exp. Rating Record This document is a PDF. 96 kb Mandatory Application for transfer of experience rating record on a partial succession.
Benefit Charge Protest This document is a PDF. Employers Application to Review Benefit Charges (Benefit Charge Protest)
EFT - Example of CCD Format This document is a PDF. 43 KB Example of a Tax Payment Addendum for ACH credit transmission in the required format
EFT - Tax Payment Addendum - ACH Credit This document is a PDF. 38 KB Required format for employers filing unemployment tax payments electronically using the credit function
Employee Notification of Coverage of Multi-State Worker This document is a PDF. 26 KB LWC-ES321-RC-2 - Employee Notification of Coverage of Multi-State Worker
Employer Application for LA Unemployment Account HTML Form that every employing unit operating in Louisiana is required to complete and submit for an LA Unemployment Account.
Employer File Format Checker EXE 78 KB A downloadable executable file that allows you to validate your fixed format files before upload.
Employer's Request for Approval to Elect to Cover Multi-State Workers This document is a PDF. 39 KB LWC-ES319-RC-1 - Employer's Request for Approval to Elect to Cover Multi-State Workers
Employer's Social Security Number Correction Form This document is a PDF. 32 KB LWC-ES51B - To correct invalid or zero social security numbers reported on the Employer Wage & Tax Report
Employer’s Quarterly Wage & Tax Report - Amendment Form This document is a PDF. 68 KB LWC ES51A - Form for employers to complete when filing amendments older than 3 years to previously reported wages on the Quarterly Wage & Tax Report.
Employer’s Quarterly Wage & Tax Report Amendment Form - Continuation Sheet This document is a PDF. 89 KB LWC ES51A - Form for employers to complete when filing amendments older than 3 years to previously reported wages on the Quarterly Wage & Tax Report.
Excel Template to .CSV Comma Delimited File Format Instructions for Filing Wage Upload This document is a PDF. 27 KB LWC - required Excel template and instructions for .CSV file save for use in submitting quarterly wage report.
Independent Contractors: Guidelines for Employers This document is a PDF. 52 kb Unemployment Tax guidelines For Employers: Independent Contractors
Instructions for .TXT Fixed File SSA Upload - Quarterly Wage & Tax Reporting This document is a PDF. 220 KB Detailed instructions for how to format .TXT files for upload of quarterly wage reports via LWC's online services.
LAWATS Bulk File Upload Format New This document is a PDF. Format to Upload a LAWATS Bulk File.
Lottery Letter of Good Standing-Retailer Application This document is a PDF. 96 KB This form is used to request a letter of good standing for the lottery
Louisiana Unemployment Insurance Tax Rates This document is a PDF. In-depth information and schedules regarding UI tax rates
Multi-State, Offshore, & Overseas Liable State Determination This document is a PDF. 51 KB Test to determine to which state(s) employee wages must be reported.
Professional Employer Organizations Registration Form & Surety Bond This document is a PDF. 61 KB PEO Registration form must be completed by all PEO companies
Registration for Domestic Wage Filing This document is a PDF. 26 KB Form for domestic services ONLY - used to elect to report and pay UI contributions either quarterly or annually
Required Notification to Separating Employees of Availability of Unemployment Compensation New This document is a PDF. 233 KB This handout can be used by employers to fulfill the requirement to inform all separating employees of the availability of unemployment compensation.
Separation Notice HTML LWC-77 - Separation Notice from employment
Suta Dumping Powerpoint® 76 KB Power Point Presentation on Suta Dumping
Voluntary Disclosure Application New This document is a PDF. 220 KB Application to Request Voluntary Disclosure Agreement
Return to Top

Note: This revision date does not reflect the individual revision dates of the materials listed above, nor does it reflect the last time the listing was updated. Materials are updated on a regular basis and added to the list above as soon as they are made available.