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U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

About the EEOC

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When should you contact the EEOC?

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You should contact the EEOC anytime you believe:

There are strict time limits for filing a job discrimination complaint with the EEOC. In some cases, you only have 180 days to report discrimination to us. In other cases, that time is extended to 300 days. You should contact us immediately if you believe your employer is discriminating against you.