IRS recently announced “a sweeping new collaborative effort” in joining forces with tax preparation and software firms, payroll and tax financial processors and state income tax administrators with a view toward combating identity theft refund fraud.
Commissioner Koskinen says, “We’ve made tremendous progress, and we will continue these efforts. Taxpayers filing their tax returns next filing season should have a safer and more secure experience.”
Check out IR 2015-87 for more of the details on how IRS plans to work with the tax industry for improved:
~Taxpayer awareness and communication