- Unemployment Insurance (UI) benefits – shown as UI.
- Disability Insurance (DI) benefits received as a substitute for UI benefits – shown as DI.
- Disaster Unemployment Assistance benefits – shown as DUA.
- Paid Family Leave (PFL) benefits – shown as PFL.
Tax Information for Unemployment or Taxable State Disability Benefits
If you received Unemployment Insurance or taxable State Disability Insurance benefits from the Employment Development Department (EDD) in 2016, you will receive the Form 1099G. The Form 1099G reports the total taxable unemployment compensation issued to you from the EDD for a calendar year. Total taxable unemployment insurance includes:
The EDD mails the annual Form 1099G during the last week of January. Claimants should receive their forms no later than January 31.
For added convenience, UI customers may access their UI OnlineSM accounts to view, print, or request an official copy of their Form 1099G information for up to the past five years. Visit the UI OnlineSM Form 1099G web page for more details or to view the helpful video tutorial.