Infographic: Tax Season Brings More than Stress Each Year

It’s January, and soon enough every working American should be receiving their physical or digital copies of their W-2 or 1099 forms from their employers or contractors. While this provides you with plenty of time to prepare your mid-April filing, it also gives cybercriminals and fraudsters enough time to get their hands on your personal information, and any tax return you’re entitled to. This infographic from cybersecurity firm Trend Micro takes a peek at some of the methods threat actors use, and what steps to take if you believe your information has been compromised.

What You Need To Know About Tax Scams

Infographic provided by Trend Micro.