Tax Cheats: The Most Common Ways People Cheat On Their Taxes

Tax Tips

With a weak economy, this filing season has seen an astonishing increase in the amount of people cutting corners on their taxes. In a recent article, CNN stated, “The IRS identified 335,341 tax returns claiming $1.9 billion in fraudulent refunds as of March 4, 2011, according to the findings of an audit conducted by the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration. That’s a whopping 181% increase from the same period last year.” Let’s look at who is honest, who is pulling tax stunts, and top tax-cheating moves people make, and top-reported reasons people avoid cheating.

Embed the above infographic on your site using the code below:

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s