Unemployment Benefits and Business Closures for COVID-19

If your business has closed becasue of COVID-19, you may be eligible for Unemployment Benefits.  

New York State is waiving the 7 day waiting period for Unemployment Insurance Benefits for people who are out of work due to Coronavirus (COVID-19) closures or quarantines.

You can apply for Unemployment Insurance Benefits online at www.labor.ny.gov, or by phone a 1-888-209-8124.  

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