Taxpayer Guide to Identity Theft

For 2017, the IRS, the states and the tax industry joined together to enact new safeguards and take additional actions to combat tax-related identity theft. Many of these safeguards will be invisible to you, but invaluable to our fight against these criminal syndicates. If you prepare your own return with tax software, you will see new log-on standards. Some states also have taken additional steps.  Visit the following website for more information: https://www.irs.gov/uac/taxpayer-guide-to-identity-theft