15 Scams to watch out for – W-2 Scam

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Linkedin Phishing Scam

W-2 — The scam works by sending an official looking email to payroll or human resource offices, requesting a list of all employees and their W-2 forms. The IRS calls it one of the most dangerous phishing scams they’ve seen. Investigators said the scam has expanded beyond the corporate world, and is now targeting schools, restaurants, hospitals, tribal groups and others.

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