Unemployment Insurance Income

Withholding Order Direct States

(as of October 5, 2017)

Following is a list of State Workforce Agencies (SWAs) that accept direct income withholding for UI benefits from other states’ IV-D agencies.

Fourteen jurisdictions accept direct income withholding notices: GA, IN, LA, MA, MI, MN, NY, ND, OH, PA, PR, TN, VI, and WI. Contact information is provided below as well as any special requirements beyond the standardized Federal income-withholding notice.

Georgia

 

Direct Phone:

404-232-3090

Address:

Georgia Department of Labor
Special Programs Payment Unit
148 International Blvd. N.E.
Suite 900
Atlanta, GA 30303

Requirements:

If the NCP lives in GA, income withholding of UI benefits can be requested through an interstate action under UIFSA by submitting a full petition packet for a two-state case to the Georgia Central Registry. Also, requests can be sent direct to GA Dept of Labor for a fee. Bypassing a two-state case will require a $52 processing fee to be paid to: Georgia Department of Labor, 148 Andrew Young International Blvd N.E., Suite 900, Atlanta GA 30303-1757.
For Additional Information - http://www.lexis-nexis.com/hottopics/gacode/Default.asp

 

 

Indiana

 

Contact:

Larry Robertson

Email:

Larry.Robertson@dcs.IN.gov

Direct Phone:

317-233-5611

Address:

Centralized Enforcement Unit (CEU)
402 West Washington Street MS 11
Indianapolis, IN 56204

Requirements:

The Centralized Enforcement Unit receives these types of income withholding orders and forwards the appropriate orders to the Indiana Department of Workforce Development (DWD). The DWD should be listed as the employer. Mail the order in C/O Indiana State Child Support Bureau; ATTN: CEU; 402 West Washington Street MS 11; Indianapolis IN 46204. Direct income withholding should not be done if Indiana is already enforcing the case via a current UIFSA action.

 

 

Louisiana

 

Contact:

Konitra Jack

Email:

Konitra.Jack@la.gov

Direct Phone:

225-342-2148

Address:

Department of Children and Family Services
PO Box 94065
Baton Rouge, LA 70804

Requirements:

Louisiana must be a party to the action in order for the LA Workforce Commission to accept withholding through a 2-state action.

 

 

Massachusetts

 

Contact:

Michael Hood

Email:

hoodm@dor.state.ma.us

Direct Phone:

617-887-7592

Address:

DOR/CSE
PO Box 7057
Boston, MA 02204

Requirements:

Requirements: Send orders directly to: Division of Unemployment Assistance, 19 Staniford Street, Boston, MA 02114, Attn: Child Support or faxed to Joshua Nussey at 617-727-0004. Please provide a contact name and phone number. The contact person at the Division of Unemployment Assistance is Joshua Nussey 617-626-6812. The Division of Unemployment Assistance will not withhold child support in an arrears-only case. States should contact DOR in such cases.

 

 

Michigan

 

Contact:

Doris Mitchell

Direct Phone:

313-456-2793

Address:

Bureau of Workers and Unemployment Compensation
ATTN: FOC Unit
Suite 12-450
3024 West Grand Blvd.
Detroit, MI 4820

Requirements:

Send Income Withholding for Support notice to the Michigan Unemployment Insurance Agency; address can be found in the state level contacts.

 

 

Minnesota

 

Contact:

Jim Hegman (651) 259-7227

Address:

DEED – UI Customer Service Center
PO Box 75576
St. Paul, MN 5517

Requirements:

Submit the income withholding order directly to the Unemployment Compensation Agency. Due to data privacy concerns, this agency prefers contact be made by fax: 651 205 4007 or mail to: MN DEED Unemployment Insurance Child Support PO Box 4629 St Paul, MN 55101.
For Additional Information - http://www.uimn.org/uimn/applicants/affectsbenefits/childsupport/index.jsp

 

 

New York

 

Direct Phone:

518-457-8249

Address:

NY State Department of Labor
PO Box 621
State Campus Office Bldg 12
PO Box 621
Albany, NY 12440

Requirements:

For unemployment insurance benefits, an Income Withholding for Support notice should be sent to: New York State Department of Labor, State Campus Office, Building 12, PO Box 621, Albany, New York, 12240

 

 

North Dakota

 

Direct Phone:

701-328-2825

Address:

Job Service of North Dakota
100 E Divide Avenue
PO Box 5507
Bismarck, ND 58506

Requirements:

Income withholding for support notice sent to: Job Service of North Dakota 1000 E Divide Ave PO Box 5507 Bismarck, ND 58506.

 

 

Ohio

 

Direct Phone:

614-466-8006

Address:

Department of Job & Family Services
4020 East Fifth Ave
Columbus, OH 43219

Requirements:

U.C. Withholding ODJFS Child Benefits Section 4020 East 5th Ave. Columbus, Ohio 43219 (614) 466-8006-ph (614) 995-0156 fax

 

 

Pennsylvania

 

Contact:

Karen Ensor

Email:

kensor@pa.gov

Direct Phone:

717-782-0141

Address:

BCSE – Division of Central Operations
Customer Service Supervisor
PO Box 8018
Harrisburg, PA 17105

Requirements:

Fax direct income withholding orders to: (717) 787-8040 ATTN: CSI Or mail to: Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry Labor and Industry Building ATTN: CSI 651 Boas Street, Room 501 Harrisburg, PA 17121.

 

 

Puerto Rico

 

Contact:

Elena Murphy

Email:

emurphy@dtrh.gobierno.pr

Direct Phone:

787-754-5218

Address:

Department of Labor – Unemployment Unit
Fiscal Auxiliary
PO Box 91020
San Juan, PR 00918

 

 

Tennessee

 

Direct Phone:

615-532-2354

Address:

Tennessee Department of Labor
Special Services
220 French Landing Drive
Nashville, TN 37245

Requirements:

Income withholding for support notice.

 

 

Virgin Islands

 

Direct Phone:

340-775-3070

Address:

Department of Labor
Unemployment Division
PO Box 3159
St. Thomas, USVI 00803 

Requirements:

IWO should be sent to the VI DOL - please contact the IV-D agency for specific contact name and address.

 

 

Wisconsin

 

Contact:

Barbara Foulk

Direct Phone:

608-261-8511

Address:

State of Wisconsin
PO Box 7905
Madison, WI 53707

Requirement:

Notice/Order to withhold should be sent to: Wisconsin Unemployment Insurance, P.O. Box 7905, Madison, WI 53707.