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Tax Time Scams You Should Avoid
Whether it's phishing, identity theft, or hidden fees, tax season can bring out the scammers in full force. Learn how to protect yourself from the most common tax scams. Read more…

How TurboTax Safeguards Our Customers' Data
TurboTax follows the highest industry standards to ensure the safety of our customers' information. Read more…

Tax Tips If You Have Had Your Identity Stolen
According to the U.S. Department of Justice, millions of Americans fall victim to identity theft each year. When it comes to taxes, the identity thief targets refunds from fraudulent tax returns filed with your personal information. You may remain unaware of such activity until you file and find another return has already been processed. Read more…

10 Steps to Avoiding Tax-Return Identity Theft
Someone who steals your identity for tax purposes is probably not intending to pay your back taxes for you. He or she is after your tax refund. Make sure your refund ends up in your hands and not that of a thief by practicing a few simple habits that can protect your personal information. Read more…

Tips for Keeping Your Tax Data Secure
The number of complaints about criminals pretending to be Internal Revenue Service (IRS) officials continues to grow each year. To avoid the growing risk of tax-related scams and identity theft, keep your financial data safe by following certain procedures. It's also important to back up your information for easy access if an unexpected disaster strikes. Read more…


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