Fraud impacts many areas of our lives, and unfortunately, taxes are no exception. Read on to learn common warning signs of tax fraud and what to do if you’re a victim.
Tax fraud can take form in a few different ways. Here are some of the most common signs that something is awry.
Even if the IRS contacts you via phone, they will not:
The actions you need to take will vary based on what type of fraud you’re facing and what information, if any, you’ve provided to the fraudsters.
When tax season is over, inevitably another cycle of new scams will begin. To stay on top of what’s happening and learn how to protect yourself and your finances, visit the security section of our blog.