you were paid benefits you weren’t eligible to receive, an overpayment is
created. If you’re overpaid, you will receive a notice with repayment
information and appeal rights. Your notice will contain an administrative
decision, which lists the reason for the overpayment.
can be caused by:
reporting earnings when filing weekly benefits
reporting retirement pay
reversed on appeal
made before we learn about an issue with your claim
weekly benefit is reduced due to a correction in base year wages
information to receive benefits you were not eligible (See Fraud)
you were overpaid, you must pay back the full amount. Don’t delay repayment.
Collection methods may include:
of state and federal income tax refunds
stop filing for weekly benefits just because you have an overpayment. We can
use your weekly benefit payments to pay back the money you owe.