Alaska Payroll Tax Registration

Congratulations on hiring a new employee in Alaska! As an employer, it's important to understand that registering for payroll tax in Alaska is a mandatory requirement that ensures compliance with state tax regulations and enables you to fulfill your responsibilities as an employer.

How Alaska Payroll Registration Works

There is one payroll tax setup task you may need to complete in Alaska to get your new hire on payroll for the first time. You can follow the guide below to help you get registered directly with the Alaska agencies or use Mosey to do it.

Use Mosey to register for payroll tax in Alaska.

Alaska Unemployment Insurance Setup

Out-of-state and multi-state employers must set up accounts with the State of Alaska for workers who are hired in Alaska and perform work in Alaska.

  1. Register for an Unemployment Insurance Account

    Create a myAlaska account and register for an Unemployment Insurance account.

  2. Configure Payroll with Unemployment Insurance Information

    Add your Unemployment Insurance Account Number and tax rate to your payroll provider.

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