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Report Unemployment Insurance Fraud

This form is to report unemployment insurance (UI) fraud against the Department of Labor and/or identity theft related to UI. The information you provide in this form will remain confidential. If you are reporting an individual or business for fraud, you may remain anonymous. However, we would like to contact you if we need more information. Thank you for helping us fight fraud.

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Please fill out this form to the best of your ability.

You indicated that you may be a victim of identity theft related to unemployment insurance (UI), which is a type of UI fraud. Please answer all the following questions and submit your form. We will contact you as soon as we can. Note: This is a secure form and all information submitted will remain confidential.

Please visit to verify your identity. This is the only way to verify your identity before filing your own claim. This is the only link you should use for identity verification associated with unemployment benefits in New York State. You may use any computer or mobile device to access services. When signing in to the system, you must use the same email address you use to file your claim for benefits.

Please provide all information requested on this form. Your Social Security Number is required in order for the Department of Labor to determine whether a fraudulent claim has been filed in your name – we will not be able to process your complaint without it. All information provided on this form is strictly confidential and secure.