Who Else Wants to Stay Safe from Income Tax Scams?
‘Tis the season for tax returns. However, in the midst of a flurry of filling out forms and filing for returns, make sure to keep an eye out for scams that want to steal your hard-earned money.
This time of year can get stressful for many people. And if we don’t keep our heads on straight, it can be an easy opportunity for thieves to get our personal information. If a thief simply gets a hold of your social security number then they could file for your return! Not only this, but they will also start opening up accounts in your name among other things.
This article from Trend Micro outlines 5 common scams that you’ll want to watch out for as you file your tax return this year.
We hope this will help keep you safe this year.