Are you anticipating a nice tax refund this year? Maybe you have plans for a new TV or a special vacation. But imagine someone beats you to your refund by filing a fraudulent tax return, putting your plans on hold….
Getting a tax refund? You’re not alone. Most Americans overpay their federal taxes each year. The IRS reports that over 80% of filers receive a refund annually, and the average individual refund for tax year 2016 was over $3,000!