It used to be said that the only certain things in life were death and taxes.
But this adage is in desperate need of an update. In the age of technology, the only certain things in life are death, taxes, and phishing scams.
And scams targeting taxpayers and tax preparers are just the tip of the iceberg. This tax season, schools, nonprofits, NGOs, state/local governments, and aid organizations have also found themselves the targets of wide ranging tax and W-2 phishing scams.