By Jennifer JacobsThe Detroit Free PressMore than a million Americans are still out of work, but many of them can qualify for a temporary assistance program known as the Earned Income Tax Credit, according to the latest figures.
The program, which provides some federal tax credits, is available in 39 states and Washington, D.C. and it is the most widely available federally subsidized program in the country.
If you are unemployed but not eligible for unemployment benefits, you could apply for the federal program.
There are three ways to apply for benefits.
You can apply online through the federal government website, you can mail a check, or you can submit a written request.
To apply online, visit the website www.welfare.gov and click on the “Get Assistance” button.
You must complete the application and submit the completed application and check to receive your benefits.
If you need to mail a checks payable to the federal Unemployment Insurance Administration, you must complete an online application and apply for a federal tax credit.
You will be able to select a method of payment, which you will need to provide to receive benefits.
The state’s unemployment program also has a separate unemployment application process.
It is available online, but you must fill out a separate application.
To submit a request, visit www.stateofwa.gov/forms/state-federal-employee-opportunity-and-opps-application.html You must provide the name and address of your employer, including if you are working full-time.
You also must include the name of your state of residence and your Social Security number.
You cannot provide your name or address to any person other than the state or federal government.
The federal government has also launched an online unemployment application form.
It requires a signature and you must provide proof of employment.
You need to send the application to the state’s Unemployment Insurance office, but if you mail the application you will have to fax it to the office.
To do that, visit http://wa.wa.us/forms.html