Tax Identity Theft Awareness
Posted Thursday, February 01, 2018
Ready for tax season? If you haven't heard about tax identity theft, you may not be. Tax identity theft happens when someone files a phony tax return using your personal information, like your Social Security number, to get a tax refund from the IRS. Tax identity theft has been the most common form of identity theft reported to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) for the past five years.