In an ongoing effort to fight identity theft, the IRS announced it will incorporate a new verification code box on all official Forms W-2 in 2018. Taxpayers preparing their own returns and tax professionals will be asked to include a 16-digit code. This extra authentication step is just one of many new protections the IRS has created for the upcoming filing season.
2018 IRS Identity Theft Protection
By Tami Benus|2017-11-30T08:00:16-06:00November 30th, 2017|Blog|