If you’re looking for the best advice on how to protect yourself from becoming a victim of identity theft then the IRS itself is an obvious place to head for. Alongside having an identity theft protection package in place, which is useful for keeping tabs on your personal information, the IRS has some great insights into the steps you need to take in order to make your data that little bit safer.

Perhaps unsurprisingly, quite a lot of this information is based around common sense. Identity fraudsters are devious and although the IRS is always taking additional measures to help fight ID theft, particularly when it relates to tax affairs, they are often one step ahead of the game.

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