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New company registration in South Dakota

South Dakota tax agency

  • South Dakota Department of Labor UI Division - unemployment tax

Register a new company

Unemployment tax

Most companies are liable for state unemployment if they have one or more employees in 20 different weeks in a calendar year or pay $1500 of payroll in a calendar quarter. You can find out if you are liable and register online with the South Dakota Department of Labor UI Division to obtain a SUTA Account Number. You should receive your number instantly after registering online, or in 10-14 days if registering by mail.

Unemployment tax rate

After registering online, you will also receive their UI rate and South Dakota Investment Fee rate. Click here to view state-by-state new employer rates and wage bases.

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