Watch Out for the ‘Dirty Dozen’ in 2013


Taxes done? Well don’t expect to sit back and relax until 2014. The ‘Dirty Dozen’ are lurking and you could be a target.

The IRS recently released the top tax scams that you need to be on the watch for. If you fall victim to one or more of these tax scams, you could end up with tax penalties, interest and worse.

Some of the ‘Dozen’ include:

  • Identity Theft
  • Phishing
  • “Free Money” from the IRS

Read the IRS article IRS Releases the Dirty Dozen Tax Scams to learn about these and the other nine ‘Dirty Dozen’.

For more information, call Alex Franch at 781.789.7200. WorthTax has locations in Norwell, Dedham, and Weymouth, Massachussetts.
Alex Franch

Mr. Franch is a Tax Specialist and Partner at Joseph Cahill & Associates / WorthTax. He has a diverse background including a Bachelor of Science from Boston College in Mathematics and extensive military service. Mr. Franch is an Enrolled Agent and has eight years of tax preparation experience. He has been serving individuals, families, and businesses for several years with tax and financial planning strategies and is a junior partner with the firm. Mr. Franch is licensed by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) with a Series 6, 63, 65, and 7, and by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Division of Insurance.