Register in Alaska
Alaska tax agency
- Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development - unemployment tax
Existing company registration
Businesses that have run payroll in Alaska previously can find their account number on a Contribution Rate Notice or Quarterly Contribution Report from the Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development. You can find your tax rate on a Contribution Rate Notice. This rate is the combined employer and employee components. If you're unsure you can call the agency at (907) 465-2757 to obtain your account number and tax rate.
If your account number has 5 or 6 digits, please add leading zeros when you enter it in your Gusto account.
New company registration
Register with the Department of Labor and Workforce Development online to obtain an account number. You will receive confirmation of the number in 5-7 days through an email, followed by a letter in the mail.
You will receive an unemployment tax rate after you have registered with the Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development. If you're unsure of your rate, please call the agency at (907) 465-2757 to obtain it.