IRS, FBI warning taxpayers about cam involving W-2 forms

Photo of tax forms. (WISH photo)

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – Tax time is months away, but scammers are always working.

The Internal Revenue Service and FBI are warning consumers and businesses about an email scam targeting employee W-2 forms after seeing a %150 increase in incidents last year.

In this one, you get an email from someone who lies and says they are from your company and need your W-2 tax form, which has social security and other key information.

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