The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has issued a reminder urging taxpayers to be vigilant and wary of new of tax-related scams. These include phishing and other fraudulent behaviors. The IRS recommends strengthening passwords, remaining vigilant against phishing attempts, and forwarding suspicious emails to [email protected].
CISA encourages taxpayers to review the IRS Alerts and CISA’s Tips on Avoiding Social Engineering and Phishing Attacks for more information on avoiding tax scams throughout the year, not just during tax season. If you believe you have been a victim of a tax-related scam, visit the IRS webpage on Tax Scams – How to Report Them.