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The department the Department of Education took my 2017 taxes but will not update my credit report showing that I only have one loan and not several loans they say I have to wait until I make 9 payments in order to get out of repayment loan forgiveness program

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The state of Virginia

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Just I just want my credit report to show that I have one loan and not for long with the Department of Education when I'm making payments on the loan already

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If your credit report is showing incorrect loan amounts or they are showing loans that do not exist, then you need to write the credit bureau and attach proof that there is only one loan and not several. As far as the DOE changing the reports, they are correct that under their forbearance policy they do not make any reports until 9 agreed upon payments are made.

If they refuse to show only the one loan and correct your credit report, then you have no choice but to sue them for incorrectly reporting your loans to get a court order to force them to correct the matter.

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