If an individual is leaving their job and relocating to accompany their military spouse in another state or country, would they be eligible for unemployment benefits? July 28, 2021 21:34 The individual would be eligible to receive unemployment benefits if he/she remained employed as long as was reasonable prior to the move. Related articles Do individuals leaving their job to accompany their military spouse need to provide advanced notification to their employer in order to receive unemployment benefits? What do I have to do to requalify for Regular state unemployment in the State of Missouri? What are the requirements for federal unemployment tax? What is a waiting week?