Identity theft tops IRS list of tax scams; how to protect yourself [Infographic]

April 1, 2013 — 2 Comments

Tax scams are a real problem in the U.S.

Identity theft, which roughly 1 in 20 adults fell victim to in 2011, tops the IRS’ annual list (the ‘Dirty Dozen‘) of scams taxpayers can stumble across in a given year.

This infographic outlines some of the most common tax scams, and shows how you can protect yourself from them.

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Protect Yourself From Tax Scams

How to Protect Yourself from Tax Scams via H&R Block


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