IRS Tax Scam Dirty Dozen

Each year, the Internal Revenue Service presents a list of the top 12 tax scams. Make sure you're not taken advantage of! 

  • Failure to report offshore funds remains a crime; IRS includes topic on its 2019 "Dirty Dozen" scams list – See IR-2019-43
  • Avoid improper claims for business credits; topic makes this year’s IRS “Dirty Dozen” list – See IR-2019-42
  • IRS cautions taxpayers on scams involving disasters, charitable causes — 2019 "Dirty Dozen" list continues – See IR-2019-39
  • IRS’ 2019 "Dirty Dozen" tax scams list highlights inflating deductions, credits – See IR-2019-36
  • Schemes involving falsifying income, creating bogus documents make IRS’ "Dirty Dozen" list for 2019 – See IR-2019-35
  • IRS: Be on the lookout for promises of inflated tax refunds — 2019 IRS "Dirty Dozen" list continues – See IR-2019-33
  • IRS: Choose tax preparers carefully; Tax return preparer fraud makes IRS’ 2019 "Dirty Dozen" list of tax scams – See IR-2019-32
  • Identity theft remains on IRS’ "Dirty Dozen" list despite progress – See IR-2019-30
  • IRS: Be vigilant against phone scams; Annual "Dirty Dozen" list continues – See IR-2019-28
  • IRS kicks off annual list of most prevalent tax scams: Agency warns taxpayers of pervasive phishing schemes in its "Dirty Dozen" campaign – See IR-2019-26