FastUI is an integrated unemployment insurance tax and benefit solution designed to support the administrative systems of state unemployment insurance agencies. It is commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) software that accommodates most differences in state laws and practices through configuration, not the creation or modification of program code.


Notable Features

  • Based on the core FAST software architecture that is in use at multiple government agencies in the United States, Canada, Europe, Asia, and the Caribbean
  • Operates UI tax, benefits, and appeals in a single, integrated system
  • Built using Microsoft tools and technology to run on industry-standard server platforms and modern web browser clients
  • Designed for performance and scalability
  • Consistently implemented on time and on budget



Live/In Production

  • California Employment Development Department (UI tax)
  • Illinois Department of Employment Security (UI tax)
  • Michigan Unemployment Insurance Agency (UI tax and benefits)
  • Montana Department of Labor and Industry (UI tax)
  • Washington State Employment Security Department (UI benefits)

Why FastUI?

FastUI supports configuration in almost all aspects of the system, including:

  • Claims filing
  • Delinquent tax collection
  • Tax rate determination
  • Adjudication
  • Revenue accounting and general ledger
  • Wage reporting
  • Eligibility determination
  • Claim certification
  • Benefit overpayment collection
  • Appeals
  • Employer charging
  • Fraud detection
  • Correspondence
  • Workflow

FastUI provides sophisticated self-service capabilities for employers and claimants via the internet, permitting them to accomplish crucial tasks that would otherwise require the intervention of UI staff.

Optional Subsystems


e-Services provides secure employer and claimant self-service functions via the internet.

Employers can view account statuses, review filing and payment histories, access tax rate calculations, provide wage information, participate in claims adjudication, and pay taxes and other receivables.

Claimants can file initial claims, log work searches, file weekly claim certifications, view correspondence, participate in adjudication, and initiate appeals.


Imaging manages digital document images that are captured individually online by users or in batch by agencies’ third-party scanning subsystems. Images are indexed to associate them with the correct customer records. FastUI supports images in industry-standard formats.


Discovery manages and cross-matches data imported from a wide variety of sources for the purpose of identifying benefit overpayments and delinquent taxes.

Data Warehouse

Data Warehouse loads, manages, and stores data from sources such as the IRS, Social Security Administration, other state agencies, and internal agency systems.