AARP Telephone Town Hall on Tax Identity Theft



Full Event

Highlight Clips

Division of Consumer & Business Education FTC Lisa Schifferle defines tax identity theft.
Special Agent at Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration Derek Anderson explains the IRS imposter scam.
AARP Fraud Watch Ambassador Mark Fetterhoff shares ways AARP is working to protect members from fraud.


AARP hosted this event to address tax identity theft. Experts from the AARP Fraud Watch Network, the FTC and the U.S. Treasury provided tips and tools on how to protect against becoming a victim of fraud. Specific topics addressed include unsolicited robocalls, the IRS imposter scam, and what to do if identity or information is compromised.