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High-Profile Income Tax Scams for 2017

Don’t get hooked! Here are three of the most prevalent and damaging tax scams for 2017—and how you can avoid falling victim to them.

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Be Aware of Tax Scams Related to the Affordable Care Act

The IRS is now warning taxpayers of fake e-mails which attempt to convince the recipient to pay for a false penalty relating to the Affordable Care Act.

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Identity Theft Tops the 2016 IRS “Dirty Dozen” Tax Scams

For the second year, the IRS has released its list of the most common income tax scams, thereby alerting taxpayers to frequent ploys that surface during the height of income tax filing season. The 2016 Dirty Dozen Tax Scams are…

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Phishing Emails Strike Again!

There has never been a more crucial time to be cautious while on the Internet. Reports come in every day about the latest victims of phishing emails. It is of upmost importance that you and your business are aware of these scams, as they could end up stealing fortunes from your pockets or sometimes even worse – proprietary, confidential data.

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3 Tips for Preventing Social Engineering Attacks

Many people today fall victim to social engineering attacks without even knowing. While the term does not always have a negative connotation, in IT circles, social engineering refers to the psychological manipulation of people with the intent of getting them to reveal personal information or to take certain actions. According to social-engineer.org, social engineering is used in over 66% of all attacks by hackers. Phishing is one of the most prevalent forms of social engineering.

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