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1099-G Tax Form

Information you need for income tax filing 

The Statement for Recipients of Certain Government Payments (1099-G) tax forms are expected to be mailed by January 31st of each year for Pennsylvanians who received unemployment benefits. This tax form provides the total amount of money you were paid in benefits from the Office of Unemployment Compensation in 2021, as well as any adjustments or tax withholding made to your benefits. Benefits paid to you are considered taxable income. You must include this form with your tax filing for the 2021 calendar year.  

The UC 1099-G tax form includes the amount of benefits paid to you for any of the following programs:  

    • Unemployment Compensation (UC) 
    • Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation (PEUC) 
    • Extended Benefits (EB) 
    • Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation (FPUC)
    • Lost Wages Assistance (LWA) 

The PUA 1099-G tax form includes the amount of benefits paid to you for the following program: 

    • Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA)

How can I get my 1099-G tax form?

For tax year 2021: UC 1099-G and PUA 1099-G forms must be mailed by January 31st of each year. However, you can also view this form from: 

NOTE: 1099-G tax forms are not available online at this time. Please check back soon. Forms will be mailed to all claimants by the January 31st deadline.

Only after you have tried to log into your dashboard and are unsuccessful, you can contact the department to request a duplicate form be sent to you. Call 1-888-313-7284 and open a ticket or email UChelp@pa.gov.



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