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Urge your Employees to Protect against Identity Theft

Posted by Berkeley Chamber of Commerce on November 16, 2012 in Government Affairs , Human Resources
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In October, the SC Department of Revenue learned that its records were breached in a criminal cyber attack.  As a result, anyone who has paid SC taxes since 1998 may have had his or her personal information compromised.

Please share the following information with your employees:

SC individual taxpayers should do the following by Jan. 31, 2013:

  • Visit www.ProtectMyID.com/SCDOR (code SCDOR123) or call 1-866-578-5422 (M-F 9am-9pm EST; S-S 11am-8pm EST) to enroll for one year of identity theft protection.

SC business owners should do one of the following by Jan. 31, 2013:

All services are free of charge. For more information, please contact the SC Department of Consumer Affairs at 1-800-922-1594 or visit www.consumer.sc.gov.

Urge your Employees to Protect against Identity Theft