On Wednesday, April 14, 2021 from 1:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. CT Money Smart Week will host “Tax-Related Fraud + Identity Theft.” This virtual event is part of Money Smart Week, a week-long initiative from April 10-17, 2021 that aims to help people, especially those hardest hit by the Covid-19 pandemic, better manage their personal finances through the coordinated efforts of experts and educators across the country.
Identity theft and tax scams have increased during the Covid-19 pandemic. Find out what to do if you are an identity theft victim. Learn how the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) can help. Discover how to protect your records and stay aware of Covid-19 tax scams and phishing schemes.
During this presentation, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) will share information on how to recognize signs that your identity has been stolen for tax-related issues.
Money Smart Week programs are sponsored by the American Library Association and the Federal Reserve.
This event is free and open to the public, but registration is advised. Submit your questions during the registration process.