IRS POINTERS REGARDING IDENTITY THEFT

If you’ve been victimized by an identity thief relative to your tax filings, check out IRS Summertime Tax Tip 2015-1 for IRS’ suggested ten things to know about identity theft.

Of particular interest is (yet another) IRS form which may be necessary in your circumstances: Form 14039, “Identity Theft Affidavit” which is reasonably simple to fill out, and which the victim should then submit to IRS.