Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week

January 26-30, 2015

Tax identity theft happens when someone uses your Social Security number to get a tax refund or a job. Find out what you can do about it, and how you can help others during Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week. For more general identity theft information, visit our identity theft page.

Looking for the webinar?

What is Tax Identity Theft?

Tax-Related Identity Theft

Do you know the warning signs that an identity thief is using your Social Security number?

What are IRS Imposter Scams?

IRS Imposter Scams Infographic

Scammers pretend to be IRS officials to get you to send them money.

Participate in an Event

Webinar on Tax Identity Theft and IRS Imposter Scams
Hosted by the FTC, AARP, and TIGTA
Open to everyone


  • Tuesday, Jan. 27
  • 2:00-3:30pm EST

To join the webinar:

  • Click "Join Now"
  • Enter the event number: 997 867 542 and event password: M33ting
  • To hear the webinar:
    • Call (800) 230-1074               
    • Enter confirmation Number: 350395