Breaking News: e-Services Phishing Scam Alert

Posted on February 18, 2015 · Posted in Breaking News

Office of Professional Responsibility Director Karen L. Hawkins has asked NAEA to get this information out to Members ASAP!

“An email is being issued to tax preparers asking them to log into their e-services account and update their EFIN information. This email was not generated by e-services and the links provided in the email appear to be a phishing scam to capture their e-services username and password. If you receive any calls regarding this email, advise the caller not to click on the links provided, and disregard the email.”

For details, go to http://www.irs.gov/Tax-Professionals/e-services—Online-Tools-for-Tax-Professionals.