Can I get unemployment if I get severance, bonus and vacation pay?

Q. I was just let go from my employer. My position was sent overseas so it is a layoff. I am getting a severance package that includes severance pay, a bonus earned for working all of 2020 and unused vacation weeks. Can I still claim unemployment benefits? And must I tell them about all 3 of the above? Even if I don’t know what the total amount of bonus or vacation days is? I do know the severance amount at this time. — Out of work A. We’re sorry to hear that you have been let go, but glad to hear you will be receiving a severance package. The state of New Jersey does not consider severance pa…

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