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Household Employer (Worker) Taxes and Reporting
Anyone who pays a nanny, housekeeper, home health aide or other household employee to work in their home is a household employer.
Household employers can file their unemployment insurance contributions annually with IDES. The new "Return for Household Employers - Unemployment Contributions" (UI-HA; see below) is now available. This form is not to be used for Illinois Department of Revenue payments.
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Steps to Pay
If you qualify as a household employer and want to pay your taxes once a year, follow these steps:
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