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IRS Scams

REMEMBER, the IRS always initiates contact via U.S. mail. Therefore, if you receive an unexpected phone call or email and have not had any prior contact with the IRS, immediately HANG UP the phone and DO NOT RESPOND or click on any links included in an email. If it is a phone call, do not […]

Enhanced MyFTB

The FTB has launched its enhanced MyFTB online service, which allows taxpayers, businesses representatives, and tax preparers to view account information, communicate with the FTB, and use new self service tools. If you haven’t registered for your own MyFTB, click here to register. As an individual, you can use MyFTB to access: • Account information […]

Head of Household Status

The FTB has made it easier for taxpayers to claim head of household filing status. Beginning with the 2015 tax year, taxpayers claiming head of household filing status must complete and attach form FTB 3532, Head of Household Filing Status Schedule, to their tax returns. The new schedule helps taxpayers determine if they qualify for […]

Impostor Fraud

Businesses are seeing a significant increase in impostor fraud. This type of fraud occurs when an individual posing as a company executive, vendor or even the IRS will request a payment, wire of funds or change to payment instructions. The imposter may make contact by phone, email, fax or mail. We are aware of several […]