COVID-19 Unemployment Compensation Fraud Guide Released

September 9th, 2020

Corporate Cost Control, the administrator of the PA State Association of Boroughs’ Unemployment Compensation (UC) Plan, has released the COVID-19 Unemployment Fraud Guide.

The U.S. Department of Labor, FBI, and Secret Service have all seen a spike in fraudulent unemployment insurance claims complaints related to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. U.S. citizens from several states have been victimized by criminal actors impersonating the victims and using the victims’ stolen identities to submit fraudulent unemployment insurance claims online.

This guide provides an overview of unemployment fraud throughout the U.S. and offers solutions for both preventing and managing unemployment fraud claims.

To download the guide, click here.