If you suspect that your personal information has been stolen and/or if you received a 1099-G tax form from the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services (ODJFS) and did not apply for unemployment benefits in 2020, the agency needs to hear from you immediately.
Victims of Identity Theft can visit https://unemploymenthelp.ohio.gov/IdentityTheft/ for more information.
Employers can visit https://unemploymenthelp.ohio.gov/employerFAQ/ for additional information.
The Ohio Attorney General's Office has provided a handout covering the basics and FAQ's relating to Identity Theft that can be shared with your Ohio employees. https://www.ohioattorneygeneral.gov/Files/Publications-Files/Publications-for-Consumers/Consumer-Quick-Tips/Identity-Theft-Basics