IRS warns anew of 2021 tax scammers: very active and very creative
Tax season has arrived along with scams aiming to steal your identity.
The latest scam targets Electronic Filing Identification Numbers or EFINs, the IRS warned.
Tax professionals and their clients are particularly at risk, the IRS said. By stealing client data and tax preparers' identities, the scammers can file fraudulent tax returns for refunds, the IRS said.
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Article Written By: Brooke Crothers
Original Article Posted on: February 20
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