Fraudulent tax returns have reached troubling levels.
The IRS has recently issued repeated warnings and tips to help protect taxpayers from fraudulent filings. The Morning Call last week wrote a Watchdog report on the many cases of tax identity theft with Turbo Tax and other self-filing tax programs.
At Concannon Miller, we’ve always gone to great lengths to protect our clients’ private information and data and have protocols in place for both data in our offices and online security. However, each person has a role in protecting their information, as well.