Employers who use Zenefits Payroll to pay employees in Ohio must authorize Zenefits Payroll as a third-party administrator (TPA) with the Ohio Department of Job and Family services (ODJFS) to allow Zenefits Payroll to pay and file unemployment taxes in OH.
It's a two step process:
- Create an online account with Ohio's Employer Resource Information Center (ERIC) portal, using the steps below.
- Grant Zenefits Payroll permission to access the account using the steps linked here.
Create Employer Account for Ohio ERIC Portal
- Navigated to the ERIC portal and click Employers.
- Click Register for an Employer Account and follow the instructions to register as a new employer.