IRS List of Dirty Dozen Tax Scams

March 22nd, 2018

1. Phishing
2. Phone Scams
3. Identity Theft
4. Return Preparer Fraud
5. Fake Charities
6. Inflated Return Claims
7. Excessive Claims for Business Credits
8. Falsely Padding Deductions on Returns
9. Falsifying Income to Claim Credits
10. Frivolous Tax Arguments
11. Abusive Tax Shelters
12. Offshore Tax Avoidance

IRS wraps up ‘Dirty Dozen’ list of tax scams for 2018; Encourages taxpayers to remain vigilant