Filing Taxes at the Last Minute? Watch Out for These Scams

Still need to file your taxes? Watch out for scammers.

You aren’t alone if you haven’t filed your taxes yet. Lots of people put off the tedious and potentially expensive chore. Now, with the clock ticking more loudly, you might be in a last-minute panic to get them done before the April 18 deadline.Scammers certainly hope so. They can capitalize on your haste if you don’t think twice before clicking on a dubious link or handing over personal information. Either action could put you at risk for financial fraud or identity theft.Many scams start off with phishing emails …