How Do You File For Unemployment In Austin, Texas?
If you live in Austin, Texas, and you have recently lost your job, what do you do about filing for unemployment? If you were laid off (or in some cases fired), you have the right to file an unemployment claim. Keep in mind, however, that if you were fired for misconduct at work or quit for a work or medical reason, you might not be eligible. The steps below will help you through the initial unemployment application filing process. Go online to http://www.twc.state.tx.us/ to begin the application filing process. Click on the icon that says Job Seekers and Employers. A new page will open. Click on the line that reads Unemployment Insurance Benefits: Apply Online or by Phone. In this case, you will be applying online. You will end up on a page that will give you an explanation of benefits and how to apply. If you would like to apply by phone, call (512) 340-4300. Hit the Start button at the bottom of the page to start your claim application. Fill in the application forms. Create a 4-digit