How to File a New York Unemployment Appeal

If you feel like you need to file an unemployment appeal, you can do so by:

1. Go to the New York unemployment website and click on 'Appeal'.
2. Contact your unemployment counselor.
3. File a claim directly with the New York Board of Labor.
4. Contact a labor attorney.

What are some reason that you might need to file an unemployment appeal?

1. You feel like you did not receive the full amount of your unemployment benefits.
2. You feel like you were treated unfairly or discriminated against.
3. You feel like you were denied for unemployment benefits inappropriately.
4. You feel like your employer is trying to block you from receiving unemployment benefits when you are legitimately entitled and eligible to receive them.
5. You think that your unemployment benefits ran out too soon.
6. You believe that your unemployment application was incorrectly or unfairly judged or handled.

The staff of the New York unemployment offices are very diligent and professional counselors who genuinely want to help you, but sometimes mistakes are made. If you feel like something has gone wrong during your unemployment case that has affected the benefits that you receive, you can file a New York unemployment appeal in order to have your case reviewed. Do this as soon as possible. Do not let too much time pass, or it may be too late.

Still Have Questions?

To go back to the New York Unemployment FAQ Page, click here: New York Unemployment FAQ

To go the main New York Unemployment page, click here: New York Unemployment

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# Melissa 2011-03-13 22:06
I worked for my employer for 3 and 1/2 years as a full time employee. They have closed there business last month and I have filed for unemployment and was recently denied due to not making enough bc i was off on Maternity leave. I can not believe this system. I have worked hard and put in my time and now I am being penalized for starting a family?!?! How can I appeal this? Please help!
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# ann 2013-03-02 18:30
i am being told i commited fraud collecting more benefits then entitiled t i did not do intentionally i do not feel i have to pay extra pentalty fee what should i do if i pay overpayment amount idonot feel i intentionally sought to cheat them. please advise
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