November 7, 2013
Columbia — Starting in October, South Carolina taxpayers impacted by last year’s security breach at the S.C. Department of Revenue were able to start enrolling for up to one year of identity and credit protection coverage with CSID by visiting www.scidprotection.com, or by calling 855-880-2743. Enrollment will remain open until Oct. 1, 2014.
“Eligible individuals are encouraged to enroll with this state-provided service to take advantage of the comprehensive array of identity and credit protections provided. CSID has a dedicated team working to ensure an overall successful enrollment process for the taxpayers of South Carolina,” said Department of Revenue Director Bill Blume.
South Carolina taxpayers, their dependents and businesses that filed an electronic South Carolina tax return between 1998 and 2012 may be eligible for this coverage and are encouraged to enroll with CSID at www.scidprotection.com or by contacting CSID’s South Carolina Identity Protection Hotline at 855-880-2743, open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
For more information, contact: CSID www.scidprotection.com, 855-880-2743, or Helen Murphy INK Public Relations for CSID, 512-382-8988 firstname.lastname@example.org