What Can I Do If I Am Denied Unemployment Benefits?

You may file a request for reconsideration or an appeal. The request must be filed within 20 days from the mailing date of the notice. You may file your request by mailing a letter to:

Office of Appeals,
MSC 347
107 E Madison Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399­4143

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If you are still unemployed and are waiting for your re­determination or appeal hearing, you must continue to report as scheduled to claim benefits. Otherwise, you may not be paid for the weeks you were unemployed, even if you win.

The information on this page is meant to provide a general overview of the law. The laws in your state and/or city may deviate significantly from those described here. If you have specific questions related to your situation you should speak with a local attorney.

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