AARP Telephone Town Hall on Tax Identity Theft



Full Event

Highlight Clips

Lisa Shifferle describes what tax identity theft is and how prominent it is.
Lisa Shifferle highlights the best ways to protect yourself from tax identity theft.
Derek Anderson explains IRS imposters scams and what to do if you encounter one.


AARP Fraud Watch held this event to discuss with members the importance and awareness of tax fraud. Specific topics addressed include unsolicited robocalls, the IRS imposter scam, and other ways tax identity theft can occur. Experts from the AARP Fraud Watch Network, the Federal Trade Commission and the U.S. Treasury provided tips on how to stay safe, what to look out for and how to recover if fallen victim to these scams.