Each year, the IRS releases its "Dirty Dozen" list of top tax scams. Here are the 12 scams you and your church should watch out for this tax season:
- Phone Scams
- Identity Theft
- Return Preparer Fraud
- Fake Charities
- Inflated Refund Claims
- Excessive Claims for Business Credits
- Falsely Padding Deductions on Returns
- Falsifying Income to Claim Credits
- Abusive Tax Shelters
- Frivolous Tax Arguments
- Offshore Tax Avoidance
Find details about each of the 12 scams at IRS.gov.
For expert help with all of your church's tax questions, check out the 2017 Church & Clergy Tax Guide.
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