For each employee, complete the RI-W4, State of Rhode Island Division of Taxation Employee’s Withholding Allowance Certificate .
State Unemployment Insurance (SUI)
Employers with tax rates of 9.79% or higher have a wage base of $26,100
Rates range from 1.1% to 9.7%.
New employers should use a rate of 1.17%.
If an employee quits or is fired, he/she should receive termination pay on the next regular payday.
New Hire Filing
Within 14 days of employee hiring, rehiring, or returning to work.
Reporting by mail
Rhode Island New Hire Reporting Directory
P.O. Box 335
Holbrook, MA 02343
Temporary Disability Insurance (TDI) is an employee contribution. The taxable wage base is $71,000 and the employee withholding rate is 1.1%.
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