Tax Warrior Chronicles

Cyber Security: Signs of a Potentially Nefarious Email

Posted on Mon, Sep 27, 2021

By: Paul R. Barresi, IT Manager

 

According to various sources, approximately 300 billion+ emails are sent worldwide every day. Unbelievably, more than half that number either has the potential to infect your computer with malware or make you reveal your passwords and other sensitive information. These come from criminals who want your money, your company’s data, your personal identifiable information (PII) or all the above. Today’s blog takes a decided non-tax bent and focuses on ways to identify emails that threaten you or your business.

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Costly Tax Scams Becoming Harder to Unmask – Know the Signs

Posted on Mon, Mar 02, 2015

This time of year many of us are thinking about our tax obligation to Uncle Sam.  On the other hand, some thieves are crafting ways to capitalize on our fears of owing money to the IRS. To combat this, the IRS continues to warn about fake emails, websites and phone calls designed to steal your money and/or identity. These scams rank high on the IRS list of “Dirty Dozen” tax scams for the 2015 filing season.  The more you know, the least likely you are to fall victim to these highly convincing scams. The Tax Warriors® wish to provide guidance on how to identify and avoid these hucksters and protect your identity and bank accounts!

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