" Q: What should I do when I return to work?
A: When you get a job, claim credit for the last days you were out of work in the usual way, by:
- Mail or
Do not claim benefits for any week when you work more than three days or earn more than the maximum benefit rate. The maximum benefit rate is currently $405."
Perhaps you have read about the Nassau County individual who pleaded not guilty Tuesday to felony charges alleging that he stole more than $18,000 in unemployment benefits from March 2010 to December 2010, while still collecting a salary of more than $90,000 annually.