Targeting payroll, human resource departments with W-2 scams.
Jun09

Targeting payroll, human resource departments with W-2 scams.

The Internal Revenue Service, state tax agencies and Account On Us CFL want to warn you about an email scam that uses a corporate officer’s name to request employee Forms W-2 from company payroll or human resources departments. This week, the IRS already has received new notifications that the email scam is making its way across the nation for a second time. The IRS urges company payroll officials to double check any executive-level...

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Beware of Scams Related to Natural Disasters.
Jun09

Beware of Scams Related to Natural Disasters.

With hurricane season underway, the Internal Revenue Service is reminding taxpayers that criminals and scammers often try to take advantage of the generosity of taxpayers who want to help victims of major disasters. Hurricane season runs June 1 to Nov. 30, and taxpayers need to be vigilant of scams that will undoubtedly pop up when and if a hurricane occurs during that time. Fraudulent schemes normally start with unsolicited contact...

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