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The IRS Lists Its 'Dirty Dozen' Tax scams For 2016

POSTED: William PinilisMarch 28, 2016 at 11:35 AM / Fraud, Consumer News, IRS Scams, Tax fraud

The IRS has released its list of most common tax scams that taxpayers fall victim to every year, the Dirty Dozen List of Tax Scams. Fraudsters prey on people’s fear of the Internal Revenue Service and their desire to pay less in taxes. Be on the lookout for the following:

IRS Issues Phone Scam Warning

POSTED: William PinilisMarch 24, 2016 at 11:26 AM / IRS Scams, Tax fraud

There is an urgent warning out from the FBI and IRS warning about a pernicious scam that has affected thousands of people. Brazen scammers posing as Internal Revenue Service (IRS) agents are making aggressive and hostile calls, repeatedly telling people they owe back taxes and threatening them if they don’t...

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