How to Protect Your Identity While Filing Taxes

Identity theft hit an all-time high in 2016, with an estimated 15.4 million consumers becoming victims of some sort of identity theft.

During tax season, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) warns consumers to avoid common tax scams–from “unscrupulous return preparers” to phishing emails and websites. Password managers like Dashlane help you avoid identity theft scams and other avoid tax-related headaches by:

  • Safely sharing your private and financial information with your accountant or family members.
  • Keeping track of all your online expenses.
  • Generating strong, unique password for your online tax preparation software.

In this post, I’ll show you 3 ways to use Dashlane’s password manager to protect your sensitive information while filing your tax returns.

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