Some of our online unemployment and tax services will be unavailable while we perform scheduled maintenance from 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, September 1 until approximately 10:30 p.m.
Our offices will be closed, Monday, September 7th. Many services may still be accessed 24 hours a day, seven days a week on the Internet.
You can complete your weekly certifications for unemployment insurance payments as early as Sunday each week using our new, free MDES app… or our website.
Monday, September 7, is a federal holiday and banks will be closed. Unemployment payments that would have been paid Saturday, will be paid Tuesday, September 8.
Employers and taxpayers of Mississippi will benefit from the New Hire program by reducing overpayments of unemployment compensation, by detecting and preventing benefit payments to workers who have returned to work, and more…
When you are awarded a BP oil spill restoration public works contract, you are required to file a Mississippi First Employment Plan Form with MDES.
Some Mississippi EppiCard (MDES debit card) accounts were possibly stolen in a data breach that occurred outside the MDES system on June 22, 2015. Xerox is replacing these free of charge to customers beginning immediately.
Help keep your tax rates low by using Sides E-Response... a fast, free, and secure way for employers to respond to requests for separation information online.
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An individual must make an active search for full-time work in order to receive unemployment insurance benefits.
Eligible unemployed individuals may be able to start their own business.
MSWorks is the mobile gateway to all of the Mississippi Works and MDES online services.
MDES offers employers many helpful services--posting jobs, recruitment, help with unemployment taxes and more.
Take a look at our job search ideas, interview tips and suggestions on how to dress for success before you begin your job search.
Mississippi veterans possess the skills, training and character needed by businesses to be competitive in today's economy.
Connecting Mississippi college graduates with Mississippi employers
Apply for jobs at Yokohama Tire Corporation’s facility in West Point, Mississippi.
Report fraud connected with filing unemployment benefits claims, including someone using the confidential information of you or one of your workers.
WIN Job Centers are conveniently located throughout the state. Find the center nearest you, business hours and services offered.
It's overwhelming, we know. But you've come to the right place. MDES will take you through the simple, easy step-by-step process of filing for unemployment and finding a new job.GET HELP
This is step one—the start to a new future for yourself. To file a claim to receive your unemployment benefits, register online with MDES. We'll help you all along the way.FILE TODAY