12 most common tax scams

POSTED: 10:50 AM PDT Mar 27, 2013    UPDATED: 12:00 AM PST Jan 21, 2015 

As tax season begins, the IRS warns taxpayers to be on high alert for common scams. Take a look at the annual "dirty dozen" list released by the IRS.

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9. Frivolous arguments. Claiming that filing a tax return is voluntary, that only gold-based money is taxable, or that your state isn't part of the United States won't get you out of paying your taxes. These are considered frivolous arguments and will be swiftly rejected.


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