WATCH OUT FOR ‘DIRTY DOZEN’ TAX SCAMS
The IRS has released its annual list of tax scams for 2015, and it notes that scam artists are getting more aggressive. Early in this year’s filing season, crooks were making threatening phone calls claiming to be from the IRS and demanding immediate tax payments. Other illegal practices include identity theft, bogus emails seemingly from the IRS, and fake charities. Knowing the types of scams out there is the first step toward protecting yourself from these schemes. Read more about it here.