IRS Announces Major Progress Made in Battle against Tax-Related Identity Theft

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn On April 8, 2019, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and the Security Summit partners announced that results from 2018 show major progress in the battle against tax-related identity theft along with added protection for thousands of taxpayers and billions of dollars, according to a news release from …

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IRS Kicks Off Annual “Dirty Dozen” List of Tax Scams by Warning Taxpayers about Phishing Schemes

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) – the nation’s tax collection agency – has kicked off its annual “Dirty Dozen” list of worst tax scams for 2019 by warning taxpayers of the ongoing threat of internet phishing schemes that can lead to tax-related fraud and identity theft, according …

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