Scam Tag

QuickBooks desktop users should be aware of a fraud scheme involving direct deposit payroll. Here's what you should look out for. The scheme works like this: A fraudster will send an email...

ACTION REQUIRED! We strongly recommend all individual taxpayers apply for an IRS issued Identity Protection Personal Identification Number (IP PIN). This should be done before the IRS opens up e-filing...

Scam artists seem to come out of the woodwork when there’s money involved —  and taxes are no exception. Fortunately, by becoming familiar with common tax scams and understanding what...

Cybercriminals have had a field day with COVID-19.  Many have used the outbreak to create malware associated with the virus. They spoof organizations involved in relief efforts, whether medical or...

In recent years, the IRS began increasing identity theft identification efforts following an increase of fraudulently filed tax returns. As part of these efforts to decrease fraud, the IRS is...

IR-2020-64, April 2, 2020 The Internal Revenue provided the following advice to taxpayers on April 2, 2020: Be on the lookout for a surge of calls and email phishing attempts about...

Taxpayers should know the signs of a phone scam, especially during filing season IRS Tax Tip: 2020-32 Note: while not included in the IRS Tip, we’ve noticed these same tips apply to...