The IRS has a warning for Americans — watch out for tax scams. Every year the agency releases a “Dirty Dozen” list of the worst tax scams out there. This year, identity theft and phone scams top the list.
The IRS released its annual “Dirty Dozen” list of tax scams on Tuesday, reminding taxpayers to exercise caution as tax season sets in.
Each year, phony businesses set up temporary shop with the sole purpose of stealing your money. Now the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is advising you to be on the lookout for phony tax preparers.
Tax day is fast approaching. Review some of the more common tax scams, so that you can avoid them.