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Report Center - File Report, Amend Report, Review Report or Download Report form.

Account Services - Select Statement of Account to view outstanding amounts, or Recertification to request a 940 certification for the IRS.

Payment Center - Make a payment by check or electronic funds transfer (ACH debit from a checking account), and request a refund, if eligible.

Account Changes - Submit change to employer name, address, telephone, fax or e-mail, and report other changes such as no longer employing workers or change in operation.

User Admin - Change user information or password; add accounts, etc.


  • Secure system that saves time and effort.
  • Calculates total, excess and taxable wages and determines the contributions due.
  • Faster, easier, and more accurate than paper filing.
  • Employee names and social security numbers are pre-filled from previous quarters.
  • Receive immediate confirmation that your report has been filed.
  • Pay by check or electronic funds transfer (ACH debit from a checking account).
  • ACH debit may be postdated up to 30 days.
  • File transfer option will eliminate the hassle of saving a file on magnetic media and expensive packaging and postage.
  • File reports for previous and current quarters.


Please continue to access this site for updates and other pertinent information regarding USTAR. If you have any questions or incur problems at any time, please do not hesitate to call (573) 751-1995 for assistance.


The ICESA, Missouri, and Social Security (also known as MMREF or Federal) formats are accepted for the electronic file transfer option. The specifications are available at
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