Tax Related Identity Theft & Info from the FTC

Tax filing season opens today and that makes it open season for scammers that rely on unsuspecting taxpayers.  Over the last few years tax related identity theft has grown to epic proportions.  From impersonating IRS agents and threatening arrest to filing fake tax returns to get a refund, scammers are clever, creative and ruthless.

January 29th through February 2nd is Tax Identity Theft Awareness week and all week on social media I will be sharing information from the Federal Trade Commission about common scams and tips to help you if you fall victim like thousands, perhaps millions, of others.

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