Have questions about COVID-19?
The NJ Poison Control Center and 211 have partnered with the State to provide information to the public on COVID-19:
Call: 2-1-1 for general information (24/7) or 1-800-962-1253 for medical information (24/7)
Text: NJCOVID to 898-211
Visit covid19.nj.gov or nj.gov/health for additional information
Identity theft occurs when someone illegally obtains your personal or financial information, and uses it without your permission. Some items that can be used to steal your identity are:
An identity thief may use a stolen Social Security number to file a tax return in order to receive an illegal refund. Identity theft can affect your current, past or future tax records.
Here are some red flags that you may be a victim of State tax identity theft: