December 4, 2019

National Tax Security Awareness Week

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NYSDTF shares security tips during National Tax Security Awareness Week. 

Press Release 12/2/19

The New York State Department of Taxation and Finance today shared a variety of tips and advice to help taxpayers protect themselves and their personal information online. The effort to safeguard sensitive data coincides with National Tax Security Awareness Week, which runs through December 6.

“Taxpayers and tax preparers report incidents of fraud and identity theft throughout the year,” said Commissioner Michael Schmidt. "With a few simple steps, you can better protect your personal information to avoid becoming a victim of fraud and identity theft.”

The tax department created the infographic below to use as a resource to prevent fraud, scams, and identity theft. Enjoy