Taxpayers Can Protect Themselves From Scammers by Knowing How the IRS Communicates
It’s easy for us to think we wouldn’t fall for these types of cons, but strong emotions, such as fear, can drive many people to do things they otherwise wouldn’t. Consider how you might react to: A call from someone claiming to be from the IRS saying you had to pay your tax bill immediately …
Gift cards are a popular and convenient gift for all occasions. They’re also a tool that scammers use to steal money from people.
With millions of people logging in to websites and online accounts this holiday season, the IRS and the Security Summit partners remind taxpayers that common mistakes can increase their of risk having sensitive financial and tax data stolen by identity thieves.
Adults teach their kids how to drive, balance a checkbook and cook. It’s also a good idea to teach younger users how to explore the internet with caution.