The Six Simple Secrets for Preventing Tax Identity Theft

How to Prevent Tax Identity Theft

Tax identity theft is a growing concern. And with filing season upon us, you may find yourself a little on edge — for good reason. 

The IRS anticipates losing $21 billion to fraudulently filed tax returns in 2016, up from $5.8 billion just two years prior. Why such steep growth? Because thieves are realizing that this rather lucrative scheme takes relatively little effort to execute.

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