IRS Phishing Scams on the Rise

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Accountants are seeing a growing amount of fraudulent email communications sent to clients from those purporting to be with the IRS. Typically these emails contain a real tax form for the recipient to complete to send back by either fax or email.

Telltale signs of fraudulent emails:

  • Just getting such an email – the IRS never communicates with taxpayers by email!
  • Read the message carefully – you will notice formatting, word choice, punctuation, capitalization, and other grammatical errors.
  • Hover your mouse over the link they want you to click on, and you will typically see a very long address having nothing to do with …read more

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