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Employment Development Department
Employment Development Department

Total and Partial Unemployment TPU 460.39 - Reason for Decision

Wage Continuation

Enter Code Section shown below, issue DED, and Reason for Decision TP460.39 with the appropriate letter.

I. DISQUALIFICATION

A. Wage Continuation Pay - XE (Section 1252)

Although you were no longer performing services for (Employer Name) you remained on the payroll and received your regular weekly wage/salary of ___________ through the week ending _______________.

B. Wage Continuation Pay - Over $25.99 - Not XE (Section 1279)

Although you were no longer performing services for (Employer Name) you remained on the payroll and received your regular weekly wage/salary of ___________ for the week(s) ending ______________. Therefore, you are not entitled to full weekly benefits.

C. "Wages" - XE (Section 1252)

Although you are no longer performing services for (Employer Name) you are being paid your regular weekly wage/salary for the period from __________ through ___________ and continue to accrue service credits (vacation, seniority, etc.). Therefore, the pay you are receiving is wages for the above period.

II. ELIGIBLE

AA. Wage Continuation Pay (Section 1252)

You state you paid the claimant wage continuation pay. Available information indicates the payment was severance pay. Severance pay is not wages for unemployment insurance purposes and does not affect the claimant’s eligibility for unemployment benefits.