Identity Theft Resources 

If you or your business has been a victim of identify theft, state tax agencies want to know.  This page provides information on how to report it to the right state tax agency.    


State Tax Agencies

Do I need to contact a state tax agency if my identity has been stolen, but a state tax return has not been filed? 
Yes, if your identity has been stolen, but a state tax return has not been filed, contact the state where you are required to file a return.  

If my identity was used to file a fraudulent state tax return, who should I contact? 
Contact the state where the return was filed and the state where you are required to file a return.  

I received a letter or a bill from a state tax agency where I did not file a return, what should I do? 
Using the contact information below, contact the state where the letter or bill came from.  

 

State Tax Agency

How to Report Identity Theft  

Alabama Department of Revenue 

Click here to electronically report identity theft

California Franchise Tax Board

Click here to report Scams, Identity Theft, & Tax Fraud

Connecticut Department of Revenue 

Call 855-842-1441 to report identity theft.  Visit their website to learn more

 Idaho State Tax Commission 

Call 208-334-7660 in the Boise area or toll-free at 800-972-7660 to report identity theft.  Visit their website to learn more

Illinois Department of Revenue 

email [email protected] to report identity theft

Iowa Department of Revenue

Click here to electronically report identity theft

Kentucky Department of Revenue

email [email protected] to report identity theft.  Visit their website to learn more

Louisiana Department of Revenue 

Call 866-940-7053 to report identity theft.  Visit their website to learn more

Maine Revenue Services

Call 207-626-8475 or email [email protected] to report identity theft

Maryland - Comptroller of Maryland 

Call 410-260-7980 or 1-800-638-2937 to report identity theft.  Visit their website to learn more

Michigan Department of Treasury 

If you are a business or tax professional, visit their website to learn more  

If you're an individual, click here to learn how to report identity theft

Minnesota 

Call 651-296-3781 or 1-800-652-9094 to report identity theft. Visit their website to learn more

New Hampshire Department of Revenue

Call 603-230-5000 to report identity theft.  

New Jersey Division of Taxation 

Click here to learn how to report identity theft

New York Department of Taxation 

Call 518-457-5181 to report identity theft.  Visit their website to learn more

North Carolina Department of Revenue

Click here to learn how to report identity theft

Ohio Department of Taxation 

Click here to learn how to report identity theft

South Carolina Department of Revenue 

Click here to learn how to report identity theft 

Vermont Department of Taxes

Click here to learn how to report identity theft. Visit their website to learn more

Virginia Department of Taxation 

Call 804-404-4185 to report identity theft.  Visit their website to learn more

Wisconsin Department of Revenue 

Click here to learn how to report identity theft

 


Federal Trade Commission

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has material available on their site as it relates to identity theft.  You can report identity theft and receive an action plan customized to you.  Click here to learn more about FTC information and resources. 

Note:  By choosing a link on this page, you are going to a website(s) not operated by FTA.