Hibou Odoo Suite Enterprise: State of Michigan: Unemployment Insurance Reporting & Payments


The purpose of this documentation is to outline the processes and requirements associated with unemployment insurance reporting and payments in the state of Michigan.

Unemployment Insurance Reporting & Payments

Employers are required to file Employer’s Quarterly Wage/Tax Reports listing their employees and the wages earned for each quarter. A quarterly report must be filed even if you do not have any employees and/or wages to report for the quarter.

QuarterMonths In QuarterDue Date
1st QuarterJanuary - MarchApril 25th
2nd QuarterApril - JuneJuly 25th
3rd QuarterJuly - SeptemberOctober 25th
4th QuarterOctober - DecemberJanuary 25th

Quarterly Employer’s Wage/Tax Reports must be filed and payments made online through your MIWAM account.

For step by step instructions on how to use MiWAM, including how to file your Employer’s Quarterly Wage/Tax Report or make a payment, view the MiWAM Toolkit for employers

Good To Know!

The 2019 wage base is $9,000 (for non-delinquent contributing employers). The 2019 new employer tax rate is 2.7%

For more information, see the state of Michigan Employer Handbook