Skip to Main Content
Employment Development Department
Employment Development Department

Total and Partial Unemployment TPU 460.05 - Reason for Decision

Type of Compensation

Enter Code Section shown below, issue WC, and Reason for Decision TP460.05 with the appropriate letter.

I. DISQUALIFICATION

A. Worker’s Compensation - Temporary Total Disability - XE (Section 1255.5)

The Workers’ Compensation temporary total disability payments of _____________ that you received for the week(s) ending __________ exceeded your unemployment insurance weekly benefit amount.

B. Worker’s Compensation - Temporary Total Disability - Not XE (Section 1255.5)

You received Workers’ Compensation temporary total disability payments of __________ for the week(s) ending ___________.

Enter Code Section shown below, issue WGS, and Reason for Decision TP460.05 with the appropriate letter.

C. Prize - Considered Wages - Not XE (Section 1279)

The prize of __________ that you received from (employer name) is considered to be wages for the week(s) ending __________. Therefore, you are not entitled to full weekly benefits.

D. Prize - Considered Wages - XE (Section 1252)

The prize of __________ that you received from (employer name) is considered to be wages for the week(s) ending __________.

E. Cash Payment In Lieu of Benefit Coverage - (Section 1252 or Section 1279)

Your employer paid you a cash payment equal to _____ month/months medical insurance coverage. This is considered to be wages as provided in Section 926 of the Unemployment Insurance Code. Therefore, your unemployment insurance weekly benefit amount must be reduced by __________.

NOTE: VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION MAINTENANCE ALLOWANCE payments are covered in F and G.

Enter code Section shown below, issue WC, and Reason for Decision TP460.05 with the appropriate letter.

F. Workers’ Compensation - Vocational Rehabilitation - XE (Section 1255.5)

The vocational rehabilitation maintenance allowance payment of __________ that you received for the week(s) ending __________ is deductible income and exceeds your weekly unemployment insurance benefit amount. Therefore, no benefits are payable.

G. Workers’ Compensation - Vocational Rehabilitation - Not XE (Section 1255.5)

The vocational rehabilitation maintenance allowance payment of __________ that you received for the week(s) ending __________ is deductible income from your unemployment insurance benefits. Therefore, you are not entitled to full weekly benefit benefits.

II. ELIGIBLE

AA. Prize - Not Wages (Section 1252)

You state the claimant may not be eligible for benefits because he/she won a prize of __________ during the week(s) ending __________. After considering available information, the Department finds that the prize is not wages for unemployment insurance purposes.

BB. Payments Not Temporary Total Disability (Section 1255.5)

You state the claimant is receiving workers’ compensation benefits. These benefits are not deductible from the unemployment benefits since they are not for temporary total disability indemnity. Only temporary total disability indemnity payments are deductible from unemployment benefits.