It’s Income Tax Time Again!
Protect Yourself from Fraudulent Tax Returns.
The IRS has launched an awareness campaign in an effort to better inform taxpayers about the need to protect personal, tax and financial data online and at home. People continue to fall prey to clever cybercriminals who trick them into giving up Social Security numbers, account numbers or password information. In turn, criminals use this information in a variety of ways, including filing fraudulent tax returns.
Please see the following Security Awareness for Taxpayers article for tips on protecting yourself from identity thieves.