EMPLOYMENT AND TRAINING ADMINISTRATION
ADVISORY SYSTEM
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR
Washington, D. C. 20210
CLASSIFICATION

UI

CORRESPONDENCE SYMBOL

OWS DUIO

DATE

December 9, 2004

RESCISSIONS

None

EXPIRATION DATE

December 9, 2005

DIRECTIVE : ET HANDBOOK NO. 407, 4th EDITION
 
TO : ALL STATE WORKFORCE AGENCIES
 
FROM : CHERYL ATKINSON s/s
Administrator
Office of Workforce Security
 
SUBJECT : Tax Performance System Handbook Updates

  1. Purpose. To provide updated pages for the Unemployment Insurance (UI) Tax Performance System (TPS) Handbook, ET Handbook No. 407, 4th Edition.

  2. References. ET Handbook No. 407, 4th Edition, November 20, 2003, and Field Memorandum No. 44-97.

  3. Background. TPS is part of the comprehensive UI performance management system "UI Performs." ET Handbook No. 407, Edition 4, provides standard instructions for operating TPS in each state. This advisory transmits a number of modifications, clarifications, and replacement pages for the Handbook.

  4. Handbook Modifications Summary.

  5. OMB Approval. ET Handbook No. 407 has been approved by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, OMB Approval No. 1205-0332, expiration date: December 31, 2005.

  6. Action Required. Administrators are requested to distribute this directive, and the attached replacement pages to the TPS reviewer(s) and appropriate tax staff.

  7. Handbook Maintenance. ET Handbook 407, 4th Edition, should have the following pages removed and replaced with the attached pages.

    Remove Pages Insert Pages
    Table of Contents, front and backTable of Contents, front and back
    Chapter II
    Pg. 3 and 4 (undated)
    Pg. 5 and 6 R 04/03
    Pg. 3 and 4 (undated)
    Pg. 5 R 11/04 and 6 R 04/03
    Chapter III
    Pg. 61 and 62 R 04/03Pg. 61 and 62 R 11/04
    Chapter IV
    Pg. 97 and 98 R 04/03
    Pg. 99 and 100 R 04/03
    Pg. 101 and 102 R 04/03
    Pg. 97 R 04/03 and 98 R 11/04
    Pg. 99 and 100 R 11/04
    Pg. 101 and 102 R 11/04
    Chapter VI
    Pg. 1 and 2 R 04/03
    Pg. 7 and 8 R 04/03
    Pg. 9 and 10 R 04/03
    Pg. 11 and 12 R 04/03
    Pg. 65 and 66 R 04/03
    Pg. 1 R 04/03 and 2 R 11/04
    Pg. 7 and 8 R 11/04
    Pg. 9 and 10 R 11/04
    Pg. 11 and 12 R 11/04
    Pg. 65 R 11/04 and 66 R 04/03
    Chapter VII
    Pg. 29 and 30 R 04/03Pg. 29 R 04/03 and 30 R 11/04
    Chapter VIII
    Pg. 181 and 182 R 04/03Pg. 181 R 04/03 and 182 R 11/04
  8. Inquiries. Address all inquiries to the appropriate Regional Office.

  9. Attachments. Replacement pages for Handbook 407, Edition 4, Change 1.