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    10 Identity Theft Tips You Don't Want to Miss

    Identity Theft, Fraud, Tax Scams, IRS Scam Warning, Tax-Tip Tuesday, 2019, 2019 Alert

    In 2017, there were 16.7 million victims of identity fraud. A terrifying number, but there are steps you can take to prevent and report this criminal act. 

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    Employers Beware: Identity Theft and W-2 Scam Alert

    Identity Theft, Tax Scams, New W-2 Scam, Big 3, Alert, W2 Scam, Warning

    The 2019 tax season is quickly approaching and with it an increase in identity theft and W-2 scams. Small business identity theft is big business for identity thieves. Just like individuals, businesses may have their identities stolen, and their sensitive information used to open credit card accounts or used to file fraudulent tax returns for bogus tax refunds.

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    Identity Theft: What to Watch out for and What to do

    Identity Theft, Tax Scams

    Tax-related identity theft typically occurs when someone uses your stolen Social Security number to file a tax return claiming a fraudulent refund. Anyone can fall victim to identity theft. Here is an important reminder of how to protect yourself from identity theft, what to watch out for, and what do if your identity has been compromised:

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    Identity Theft and Your Taxes

    Identity Theft, Taxes, Fraud and Forensics

    Tax-related identity theft occurs when someone uses your stolen Social Security number to file a tax return claiming a fraudulent refund. It presents challenges to individuals, businesses, organizations and government agencies, including the IRS.

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