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Delays in Unemployment Benefits

| January 23, 2014

  AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – The Maine Department of Labor says there’s been a delay in issuing unemployment benefits to 2,200 Maine workers, due to a problem with the computer system that processes the payments. The problem halted processing of unemployment checks, direct deposits, and other notifications Tuesday and Wednesday. Claimants who filed over the […]

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Tax Notices Mailed Out in Error

| January 13, 2014

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – The state of Maine has mailed erroneous tax warnings to 1,000 Maine residents, demanding immediate payment for income taxes, penalties and interest. The letters threatened to garnish recipients’ wages or seize their property if payments were not made. David Heidrich from the Department of Administrative and Financial Services tells the Portland […]

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