Below is an IRS Press release regarding recent scams targeting Tax Professionals. With tax season in full swing, the Internal Revenue Service, state tax agencies and tax industry today warned tax professionals of new email scams that attempt to steal their tax software preparation credentials. The Security Summit partners warned these scams serve as a […]
Below is a screen-shot of what appears to be a phishing e-mail purporting to be for jury duty in a “federal class action” in Washington DC. The links are fraudulent and attempt to capture your personal information.
On October 28, 2021 a firm reported their email had been compromised and that phishing emails were being sent out with fraudulent links. Below is an image showing what the email looked like. Please use caution opening any emails like this that lead you to somewhere that asks for your username and password. These types […]
The WV State Bar has been contacted regarding an email that contains a blue box with a yellow link that says “Review Document”. When you click on the link it then takes you to a fake “google sites” website and asks for you to login. It then collects your email and password and takes you […]
Some WV State Bar Members who are not a part of the WV Lawyer Referral Service have received fraudulent emails asking if their firm handles “Litigation Cases”. The email comes from an out of country email address. If you have received emails like this please do not respond to them. If you are a part […]