If you think someone is committing fraud against one of EDD's programs, it is important
that you let us know about it. All allegations of fraud are taken seriously, and
you can remain anonymous. Please include as much information as possible. Please
note that EDD will not disclose your identity unless required by law. If you wish
to remain anonymous, DO NOT include your personal information.
The EDD offers several options for you to report fraud:
To report Unemployment Insurance, Disability Insurance, or Paid Family Leave fraud:
To report Payroll Tax fraud:
To report other types of fraud:
If your allegation involves fraud in the following programs please call the Agencies
listed below. EDD does not handle these types of fraud.
- Workers Compensation - Contact the California State Department of Insurance at
- Social Security Insurance - Contact the Social Security Administration at 1-800-269-0271.