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Scam Alert: Watch Out for Erroneous Refunds
 

Scam Alert: Watch Out for Erroneous Refunds

Posted: February 13, 2018
After stealing client data from tax professionals and filing fraudulent tax returns, criminals use the taxpayers' real bank accounts for the deposit. Thieves are then using various tactics to reclaim the refund from the taxpayers, and their versions of the scam may continue to evolve.






New Filing Season Scam Targets Tax Preparers
 

New Filing Season Scam Targets Tax Preparers

Posted: February 2, 2018
Only a few days into the filing season, the IRS has already identified a new scam that began with cybercriminals stealing data from several tax practitioners’ computers and filing fraudulent tax returns.