How to Spot Tax Scams and Avoid Fraud

Taxpayer Beware

Jan 28 2022 • 28 mins

From fake phone calls and emails to targeting your social media posts - scammers are getting more creative. Stealing not only your identity, but your tax refund.

CTEC Chair, Brandon Chanley, chats with Elias Dominguez from the Franchise Tax Board Public Affairs Division. Hear what the state is doing to stop fraud and the state's advice to taxpayers.

You can also find more tips on with links on how to find and verify a legal tax preparer.