IRS Sets Up ID Theft Division

May 11, 2015 Michael 0

Your BBB® receives calls hourly about IRS tax-related fraud. Since tax fraud using other person’s identities has become a multi-billion dollar problem, the U.S. Internal Revenue Service has created a dedicated unit to pursue those who are involved in identity […]

IRS Dirty Dozen Tax Schemes for 2015

March 6, 2015 Michael 0

Your BBB® is receiving more calls than ever about bogus calls from the IRS. The IRS has posted what they call the Dirty Dozen Tax Scams for 2015. Below are highlights from this year’s “Dirty Dozen”: Phone fraud: Aggressive and […]

Tips to Avoid Tax Fraud

February 10, 2015 Michael 0

Your BBB® offers the following tips to stay safe from tax fraud in 2015. This includes protecting yourself from electronic hoaxes, fake calls from people claiming to be with the IRS, and tax practitioners who guarantee refunds. Suggestions: – Only […]