Category: IRS TAX SCAMS

It’s Tax Time – Don’t Wait Until the Last Minute to File

You know tax season has begun when your mailbox contains W-2s, 1099s and lots of other tax-related documents needed for filing annual state and federal income tax returns. While many of us dread preparing our taxes, it’s one of those necessary tasks that we have to get through every year. At least those receiving tax…

Beware of the Imposter IRS

Inevitably, tax season comes, and with it some new form of scam to watch out for. The Internal Revenue Service recently issued an alert to taxpayers and tax professionals to be on guard against fake emails purporting to contain an IRS tax bill related to the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Generally, the scam involves an…

Tax Scams Are On The Rise

For many consumers, the tax filing season is “taxing” enough without having to worry about whether they’re being scammed during the process. According to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), they are seeing a surge of scam artists impersonating tax agents, contacting taxpayers by phone and demanding money from them. “There are a couple of things…

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