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Division of Taxation

Report Tax Fraud

New Jersey relies on its citizens to help fight tax fraud. You can report suspected tax evasion and fraud involving individuals, businesses, and tax preparers using the form below—it is quick, easy, and confidential.

You can make a report anonymously. However, it helps us if you identify yourself should we need to contact you for additional information.

To ensure confidentiality, we cannot provide you an update or final outcome of our review once you submit your report.

The easiest way to report suspected tax evasion and fraud is online. However, if you have evidence to submit with your report print this form and mail to:

New Jersey Division of Taxation
Regional Information Center- CATCH
PO Box 245
Trenton, NJ 08695-0269

Examples of Tax Fraud
  • Willfully failing to report all income received.
  • Claiming to be a resident of another state.
  • Filing a fraudulent return.
  • Failing to file State income tax returns.
  • Opening and closing of new businesses to evade taxes.
  • Preparing records that understate income or overstate expenses of a business.
  • Failing to turn over collected, withheld tax.
  • Cigarette Tax Act violations (i.e., unlawful sales, possession, or transportation; counterfeit tax stamps).
  • A tax preparer suspected of breaking New Jersey tax or criminal laws
What to include in your report

You must complete each box listed with accurate information so that we can properly identify and review the matter.

  • Individual/business name and address.
  • Identification information (i.e., date of birth, tax ID, address).
  • Alleged tax violation.
  • Tax types affected (i.e., income, sales and use, withholding).
  • How you became aware of the alleged violation and how long it has been occurring.
  • Asset information.
  • Your contact information (optional).

Individual's Address

Business Address

Describe the Alleged Violation

Tax Type Involved (check all that apply):

Alleged Violation of Tax Law (check all that apply):

Comments (Briefly describe the facts of the alleged violation, i.e., who, what, when, where, and how you learned about and obtained the information in the report).

Your Address
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Last Updated: Wednesday, 11/24/21