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Kentucky revenue department working to raise tax fraud awareness as filing season approaches

For the second year, the Kentucky Department of Revenue (DOR) is collaborating with the Internal Revenue Service, other state tax agencies, and the tax industry in bringing awareness to National Tax Security Awareness Week to encourage both individual and business taxpayers to take additional steps to protect their tax data and identities in advance of the 2018 filing season. Starting Monday, Nov....

Kentucky Department of Revenue issues warning about tax scams, recent schemes

The Kentucky Department of Revenue wants all Kentuckians to be aware of possible schemes that are designed to steal identities and important personal information. As tax season approaches, the department, along with the Internal Revenue Service, and tax industry representatives, remind taxpayers to be on the lookout for an array of evolving tax scams related to identity theft and refund fraud. This...