12 most common tax scams

POSTED: 1:50 PM Mar 27 2013   UPDATED: 3:00 AM Jan 21 2015

As tax season begins, the IRS warns taxpayers to be on high alert for common scams. Take a look at the annual "dirty dozen" list released by the IRS.

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The IRS warns taxpayers to be on high alert for common tax scams that pop up during tax season. Take a look at the annual "dirty dozen" list released by the IRS.

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