Tax Fraud Due to Identity Theft


This course will be an overview of: Identity theft basics, including defining tax fraud due to identity theft, warning signs, and why a criminal may want to commit identity theft Common tax fraud schemes to commit identity theft Steps to take if you encounter identity theft, either an attempted theft or a theft of your or your client's information Best practices for guarding against identity theft Ways the IRS is working in the industry, with partners, and with taxpayers to minimize tax fraud due to identity theft and educate the public about the scams