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Employment Development Department
Employment Development Department

Total and Partial Unemployment TPU 460.5 - Reason for Decision


Enter Code Section shown below, issue WGS, and Reason for Decision TP460.5 with the appropriate letter.


AA. Gratuity (Section 1252)

You state the claimant received a gratuity in the amount of ____________. Since the gratuity was not compensation for personal services, it is not wages for unemployment insurance purposes and does not affect the claimant’s eligibility for unemployment benefits.