tax professional making sure he is protected from a tax data breach

Tax Data Breach: What Every Tax Professional Should Know

Data theft is a very real threat to accountants, bookkeepers, and other tax professionals. Tax, financial, and personal information is very valuable to hackers and criminals—Social Security Numbers, banking details, EINs, and more can be used for identity theft and to breach and steal from sensitive accounts. If you or your tax business has been impacted…

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IRS Tax Transcript: What You Need to Know About the New Design

Individuals and authorized tax preparation professionals can request and receive tax transcripts from the IRS to assist with accurate financial reporting and tax preparation. These tax transcripts are important official records and contain sensitive personal information about individuals that could compromise their security. The IRS now redact certain…