Be Wary of Fraudulent CP2000s – September 21, 2016

The IRS is warning taxpayers and practitioners that a new scam uses fraudulent CP2000s to solicit money from taxpayers. The fraudulent forms look convincing, and show balances due that are small enough that taxpayers just might pay rather than arguing the point.  However, upon closer inspection, these forms have telltale signs of fraud: The instructions […]

Beware of IRS Scams – August 26, 2016

Back-to-school season is upon us all, and the IRS has issued new warnings about how many people are being hassled for what is being called a “federal student tax”. There is no such thing. Don’t fall for it. As a reminder, the IRS has already told us that they will NOT: • Call to demand […]