Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week Tip #1

By Patricia Uceda, Spring 2015 Graduate Research Assistant


File early in the tax season if at all possible to ensure that you get your refund before identity thieves do. Additionally, make sure that you use a secure internet connection when you file, or that you mail your tax return directly from the post office. This will ensure that your information does not fall into the wrong hands. Learn more here and here.