During tax season, it’s important for people to be aware of potential tax scams that may target them. Each year, the Internal Revenue Service warns taxpayers about the various scams that they’re likely to encounter. Below, we’ve compiled the top worst tax scams to target U.S. taxpayers in recent years, according to the IRS. Be sure you don’t fall for one of them.
Top Tax Scams
There are several different types of identity theft, but together they make up one of the most common types tax scams. Typically, scammers will use the IRS name and logo to appear legitimate.