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You need a tax preparer, but don't know who to choose. What happens if your tax preparer makes a mistake or you become a victim of fraud? Brandon Chanley, Chair of the California Tax Education Council, hosts each podcast with a variety of guests - including tax professionals with true tax scam stories, an enforcement specialist (the one who actually knocks on doors), a prosecutor with tales from the past and more. More podcasts coming to you February 2021. Visit ctec.org for more information.

Taxpayer Bewar‪e‬ California Tax Education Council

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You need a tax preparer, but don't know who to choose. What happens if your tax preparer makes a mistake or you become a victim of fraud? Brandon Chanley, Chair of the California Tax Education Council, hosts each podcast with a variety of guests - including tax professionals with true tax scam stories, an enforcement specialist (the one who actually knocks on doors), a prosecutor with tales from the past and more. More podcasts coming to you February 2021. Visit ctec.org for more information.

    How to Spot Tax Scams and Avoid Fraud I Episode 2

    How to Spot Tax Scams and Avoid Fraud I Episode 2

    From fake phone calls and emails to targeting your social media posts - scammers are getting more creative. Stealing not only your identity, but your tax refund. In fact, most victims have no idea it happened to them until they try to file their tax...

    • 23 min
    Tax Preparers' Legal Responsibilities to You

    Tax Preparers' Legal Responsibilities to You

    So you hired a tax preparer. They’re the pro. You paid them a fee  - but what happens if there’s a mistake? Or worse yet, fraud.Brandon Chanley, Chair of the California Tax Education Council (CTEC), chats with Richard Ernst, a former prosecutor for New...

    • 16 min
    How to Spot Tax Scams and Avoid Fraud

    How to Spot Tax Scams and Avoid Fraud

    What is California doing about illegal tax preparers and tax scams? Quite a bit, actually. California is one of the few states to have set requirements for paid tax preparers. By law, anyone who prepares your tax return must be either an attorney, CPA,...

    • 28 min
    The Scary Truth About Ghost Tax Preparers

    The Scary Truth About Ghost Tax Preparers

    It is a problem that happens every tax season. Ghost tax preparers. Who are they? They charge a fee to do your taxes, but never sign your tax return. So what can happen if a tax preparer doesn't sign? Well, how about owing thirteen thousand in...

    • 25 min
    The Scary Truth About Ghost Tax Preparers

    The Scary Truth About Ghost Tax Preparers

    It is a problem that happens every tax season. Ghost tax preparers. Who are they? They charge a fee to do your taxes, but never sign your tax return. So what can happen if a tax preparer doesn't sign? Well, how about owing thirteen thousand in...

    • 21 min

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