A Mandatory Reporting State

Identity Theft in Massachusetts


Massachusetts Credit Freeze Program

  • House  No. 4144
    • Eligibility: All consumers
    • Effective date of law: February 3, 2008
    • Fees: No fee for identity theft victims or victim's spouse. $5 to place the freeze, lift it temporarily, or remove it altogether
    • Place the Freeze: Click Here for Instructions
    • Place the freeze over the phone
      • Equifax - 800-685-1111
      • Experian - 888-397-3742
      • TransUnion - 800-680-7289

Contacts in Massachusetts 

  • Attorney General: Maura Healey
    1 Ashburton Place, Boston, MA 02108-1698
    Phone: (617) 727-2200
    Website: www.ago.state.ma.us

Mass Department of Revenue

  • Identity Theft Information -  http://www.mass.gov/dor/individuals/identity-theft-information/
  • Identity Theft Affidavit - http://www.mass.gov/dor/docs/dor/identity-theft/ita.pdf
  • Audit Division's Identity Theft Unit
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Credit Reporting Agencies (CRAs) - Please refer to ITRC Solution 2:  Credit Reporting Agencies Contact Information

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