Employers in Colorado added 2,400 nonfarm payroll jobs from December to January for a total of 2,749,300 jobs, according to the survey of business establishments. Private sector payroll jobs increased 1,200 and government increased 1,200.
Third quarter 2018 Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW) results indicate Colorado total nonfarm payroll jobs estimates will be revised down for this period with the release of benchmarked estimates in March 2019.
Gov. Jared Polis announced today that federal workers in Colorado who are required to report to work yet whose pay is being withheld, known as excepted workers - are now permitted to file a claim for jobless benefits.
A tax reporting Form 1099-G will be mailed to anyone who received an unemployment insurance benefit payment during 2018. You should expect to receive your 1099-G by the end of January. If you have moved or have a new mailing address, you will need to update your address with our agency in order to receive your tax reporting Form 1099-G.