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Lucy - in all the questions I had about SC unemployment and wage complaints, I didn't mention that my husband's company (the one which told me I was no longer needed) has five employees. Does that make it harder to file claims?
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Lucy, Esq.
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The size of the business shouldn't have any impact on your claim. He was still required to pay unemployment taxes, and he still has to pay you for the time you've worked.

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