Free Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week Webinar with the FTC, AARP Foundation Tax-Aide, and others

Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week, January 29 through February 2, 2018.

Event Description

The FTC, AARP Fraud Watch Network, the AARP Foundation Tax-Aide program, and the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration co-host a webinar on January 30 at 2:30 p.m. EST. Learn how tax identity theft and IRS imposter scams occur, how to avoid them, recovery steps for victims, and about free resources for you and your community.

How to Join the Webinar

You’ll need to link to the webinar on your computer and dial in to be able to both see and hear the program.

On your computer: Follow this link ( and enter the meeting number 749 240 294.

On your telephone: Dial (855) 289-5730, enter conference code number 7098046, and follow the prompts.

Event Details

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