IRS Offers Tips On Identity Theft
To help taxpayers, the IRS has a special section on IRS.gov dedicated to identity theft issues, including YouTube videos, tips for taxpayers and a special guide to assistance. A taxpayer who believes they are at risk of identity theft due to lost or stolen personal information should contact the IRS immediately so the agency can take action to secure their tax account. Contact the IRS Identity Protection Specialized Unit at 800-908-4490.
For more information watch the You Tube video below from IRS.gov or visit www.irs.gov/uac/Identity-Protection