An Estate Plan is an essential part of your planning process. But there are ways an Estate Plan can be challenged as being invalid. This is the third part of a series of articles on ways an Estate Plan might be invalid and how to avoid these pitfalls. This article looks at fraud. Reasons an Estate Plan Could Be Challenged: Part 3 – Fraud … [Read more...] about Reasons an Estate Plan Could Be Challenged: Part 3 – Fraud
IRS Warns of E-mail Fraud The IRS is currently warning taxpayers of an active e-mail scam in the Midwest. The scam involves e-mails supposedly sent from the IRS that bear copycat logos and the names of real IRS officials. The recipients are told that their payment for taxes due has been rejected. They are then asked to click on a link in order to fill out an attached form and thereby resolve the payment rejection issue. However, the attachment actually contains a virus. This virus allows the … [Read more...] about FRAUD ALERT!