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Faker's dozen
“We are working hard to protect taxpayers from identity theft and other scams this filing season,” says Internal Revenue Service Commissioner John Koskinen. “We urge taxpayers to help protect themselves from scams – old and new.”

To tell the old from the new and the clever from the mundane, the service again this year offers its Dirty Dozen scams. Here they are, in reverse order.

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