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SAFE Tipsheet – Tax Season Tips

Tax season can be a frantic time for many of us, and the increase in tax-related scams doesn’t make it any calmer. In 2023, the IRS identity theft detection systems flagged over 1.1 million tax returns as potentially fraudulent, with associated refunds totaling over $6 billion. Cybercriminals love to impersonate government agencies, like the IRS. Still, by adopting some secure behaviors, you can stay safe while filing your taxes. The following best practices can drastically improve your security during tax season.