Taxpayers are not doing enough to protect themselves from identity theft-related tax fraud and a majority of them don’t expect it to happen to them, according to a new survey.
The survey, from security company IDT911, found that 63 percent of Americans are taking an “it could never happen to me” approach and say they aren’t worried about their identities being stolen this tax season despite high-profile data breaches involving the Internal Revenue Service and some service providers.
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