OMAHA, Neb. – An email scam is out to grab your W-2 and steal your tax refund.
The Better Business Bureau and the IRS are warning companies and consumers about the scheme.
“Cybercriminals are using a sophisticated tactic to steal, date and impersonate taxpayers, says Better Business Bureau CEO Jim Hagarty.
A payroll company that fell for the scam called the IRS to complain.
The scam is a variation of a phishing email operation known as spoofing.