Unemployment Tax Rates

By |2021-07-16T15:15:15-05:00July 26th, 2019|Comments Off on Unemployment Tax Rates


This topic will cover setting up and editing your company’s federal and state unemployment tax rates.


Use this form to enter state and federal tax rates for unemployment. This is a tax your company may have to pay to cover federal and\or state unemployment benefits. Note: If you do not use Total Office Manager’s payroll, you do not need to concern yourself with this topic.

Form Access

  • From the main menu, click Employee | Unemployment Tax Rates

Field Definitions

Federal The unemployment tax rate for the United States Federal Government. Usually 0.8% but check with your accountant to be sure.
State The unemployment tax rate for the state your company resides in.
Date Range You may be required to enter a different tax rate depending on the quarter. Please be sure to seek help from your accountant if you have any concerns about this.


  1.  Open the form as noted above.
  2. Enter your state unemployment tax rate.
  3. Enter your federal unemployment tax rate.
  4. Click the OK button to save your changes and close the form.


  • Please be sure to seek help from your accountant if you have any concerns about this form.

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