N.J. Admin. Code § 12:17-19.1 - Notice to claimants of voluntary withholding of Federal income tax from unemployment benefits

Current through Register Vol. 54, No. 7, April 4, 2022

(a) An individual receiving unemployment benefits shall be notified at the time he or she files a claim for benefits that unemployment benefits are subject to Federal income tax, the requirements pertaining to estimated tax payments and that the individual may elect to have Federal income tax deducted and withheld from his or her unemployment benefit payment at the amount specified in the Internal Revenue Code.
(b) The individual may change a previously elected withholding status once during the benefit year of a claim by written request to the Division.


N.J. Admin. Code § 12:17-19.1
Amended by R.2001 d.458, effective 12/3/2001.
See: 33 New Jersey Register 3303(a), 33 New Jersey Register 4128(a).
In (a), substituted "at the" for "in an" following "unemployment benefit payment", and deleted "equal to 15 percent of the payment as" preceding "specified in".

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