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Year end tax information

Form 1099-G

Unemployment benefits are taxable income under both federal and Minnesota state law.

We are mailing IRS Forms 1099-G starting on January 9, 2017 to everyone who was paid unemployment benefits in 2016. All will be mailed out by January 31, 2017. The form will be mailed to the address listed in your account on December 31, 2016.

Accessing year end tax information

Starting in February 2017, you can print your IRS Form 1099-G from your online account. We will update this page when your 1099-G can be viewed and printed.


The amount on IRS Form 1099-G does not include any overpayments or adjustments to your account. It only shows payments made to you.

Contact the Internal Revenue Service (, or the Minnesota Department of Revenue ( if you need help with how to make adjustments or any other tax assistance.

Other questions

  • Federal income tax related questions: contact the Internal Revenue Service at or 1-800-829-1040.
  • State income tax related questions: contact the Minnesota Department of Revenue at
    or 651-296-3781.
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