The CARES Act & the Conclusion of FPUC

By July 20, 2020July 27th, 2020CARES Act, COVID-19

The Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation (FPUC) program will conclude on July 25, 2020. This week will be the last week for claimant to file for, and receive, the additional $600 federal payment. However, eligible claimants who are waiting on back pay will receive their payments after this date. Other CARES Act programs will continue to their allotted dates.


Our office will monitor COVID-19 updates closely and will send out additional announcements as we become aware of any updates. You can also review these updates on our website at too.

Please reach out to your representative with any questions.


Mike Parker

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Mike has 30 years of experience in unemployment cost control management, and has been with Thomas & Company for 25 years. He is the primary contact with state agencies building strong relationships, lobbying for opportunities that increase quality of service and efficiencies, and insuring compliance with state specific requirements. He works with the client service team, answering technical questions related to the unemployment insurance programs administered by the individual states and oversees the processes associated with wage audits and fraudulent claim inquiries. Mike is a member of the SIDES Operations Committee and currently sits on four Operations Committee subcommittees.

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