November 22, 2023

New POA Form for Massachusetts SUI

Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance (DUA) requires a Power-of-Attorney (POA) in order for third parties to file and pay taxes on employers' behalf. Employers will need to complete this form in order for Check to properly pay and file Massachusetts State Unemployment Insurance (SUI) taxes. For newly onboarded companies where MA SUI is applicable, this form must be completed before employers can run payroll unless the State Account ID is marked "Applied For.” This form can be completed by employers via Company Onboard under the Filing Authorization section. Learn more about the Onboard Component here.