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It is legal to collect unemployment if you work in one state and live in another. The question is, where to you collect unemployment? In which state would you file? For further information, see the Related Link below for an example of Texas' laws.

You would file a claim in the state you worked.

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Q: Can you collect unemployment if you work in another state?
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If you live in one state but was working in another which state do you collect unemployment in?

The state you worked in. You apply for it where ever you are now living.It is legal to collect unemployment if you work in one state and live in another. The question is, where to you collect unemployment? In which state would you file? For further information, see the Related Link below for an example of Texas' laws.


Must you be a legal resident to collect unemployment insurance?

Yes, illegal immigrants are ineligible for benefits. However, you can be a legal resident in one state, work in another state and be eligible for unemployment benefits from the state you WORK in.


If you leave your current employer to relocate to another state can you collect unemployment?

If you voluntarily quit your job even though you are capable of performing work, you do not qualify for unemployment.


Can you collect California unemployment benefits if you are in another state looking for work?

If you used to live in state of CA and then moved to another state then maybe yes. But if you are out-of-CA towner trying to collect CA umeployment benefits, most likely no.


Can you get state disability insurance in California after your unemployment runs out?

Can you collect state disability after your state unemployment runs out. Of course you are now unable to work.


You live in Connecticut but work in New Jersey which state do you collect unemployment from?

You would collect from New Jersey, the "liable state".


If you work in New York and live in New Jersey where do you collect unemployment benefits?

This depends on where you work and how your pay check is issued, ie which state your unemployment insurance is paid to. The state that INSURES you against unemployment is the one that pays you. Do not confuse this with tax filing as you will file taxes in the state that you reside.Also relevant is the fact that you can move to another state after you turn unemployed and still collect your unemployment money from our earlier host state. Do bear that in mind.


Can you collect unemployment if you work two days a week?

There are too many variables to answer the question. State, work history, is the 2 days part time now, or what you want to collect for, etc.


Do you have to report social security on your unemployment claim form?

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Can you collect unemployment if you must move out of state leaving your job?

I've done a little research and it looks like you can but you have to notify Unemployment Dept. to let them know you will be looking for work in another state and get the UE transferred.


You got laid off work can you still collect unemployment if you relocate to another state?

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Can you live and work in one state collect from another state?

No. You can only collect from the "liable state", the one you work in.


Can you collect unemployment from another job while working 20 hrs week?

You can if you qualified for the unemployment, if your present pay is less than the benefits being paid, and if the state you work in allows it.


In California can you collect unemployment after state disability?

You can collect unemployment after state disability if you are healthy enough to return to work, and your employer terminated your employment during your disability. The termination can not be related to your job performance.


Do you collect unemployment from the state you work in?

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I live in Connecticut and work in New York. Do I collect unemployment benefits from New York or Connecticut?

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Can you collect unemployment benefits after you have a hysterectomy?

It depends on the state and what your work history was like, as well as all the other unemployment criteria your state may require.


Can you collect California state unemployment benefits if you have not worked in years?

No. You have to have a current work history.


Can you collect unemployment when your husband gets a job out of the state you live in?

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Can you work in another state and still draw unemployment in your home state?

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Can you collect unemployment for leaving your job in Massachusetts and moving to another state?

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