Unemployment Insurance "How To" Videos

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Registration/Applying for an Unemployment Insurance Account

Report to Determine Liability SFN 41216 or PDF Note: The PDF version will need to be faxed (701-328-1882) or emailed ( to JSND for processing.
Registration form is due from all employers within 20 days of first hiring workers.

Unemployment Insurance (UI) Information

Employer Handbook
Job Service North Dakota [JSND] publishes this handbook to help employers comply with the North Dakota Unemployment Compensation Law and to promote understanding of both the UI Tax and UI Benefits programs.

Employer's Guide - (abridged purpose, who must pay, employment included/excluded)

Unemployment Insurance Law

Reporting and Paying Your Taxes

Frequently asked questions about

Tax Rate Schedules

Unemployment Insurance Appeals


State Information Data Exchange System (SIDES)

Other Business Resources and Related Links