The reason a lot of the states are telling gig workers to hold off on filing is because they are waiting for instructions from the federal government as to what documents we will need to provide to determine our payout. Makes sense. According to CNN the States are going to accept a lot of different kinds of records. However, getting to that point is going to be our biggest problem. If you did not pay federal taxes or or don't have pay stubs, you are not going to be able to even apply. Pay stub shouldn't be an issue. However how many drivers paid federal taxes?
While many Americans will benefit from expanded unemployment benefits in the new coronavirus relief law, some groups are left out.