Iowa Unemployment Tax Rules

Coverage: Same as under federal law.

Rates: 0% 7.5%; 1% plus administrative surcharge (.04% in 2001; .037% in 2002) for new non-construction employers

Taxable Wage Limit: $17,900 for 2001; $18,600 for 2002

Employee Withholding: None

Administration:

Workforce Development Department
1000 East Grand Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa 50319
Telephone: 515-281-5387