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If your most recent employer was in CT, and your employer paid unemployment taxes to the state of CT during that employment, then yes, you can collect benefits from CT while residing in ANY state in the US. Check your W-2 statement, and if your employer's state EIN is listed as CT, you're set.

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Q: Can you collect unemployment benefits from Connecticut if you move to New York?
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I live in Connecticut and work in New York. Do I collect unemployment benefits from New York or Connecticut?

Generally, unemployment benefits are paid by the state in which you worked. If you live in Connecticut and work in New York you most likely collect unemployment benefits from the state of New York.

Can you collect unemployment benefits from Connecticut if you worked in New York?

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Can you collect New York state unemployment benefits if you have been receiving a severance?

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Can a person in New York collect unemployment and work part-time?

Yes, you can work part time and still collect unemployment benefits in New York. See the Related Link below for the terms and conditions thereof.

Are you eligible for New York unemployment benefits if you worked in New York but live in Connecticut?

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