It seems that more and more Americans are cheating on their taxes, and, unsurprisingly doing so could cause them a lot of trouble. In fact, it will cost them dearly. And while most people cheat on their taxes unintentionally, the Internal Revenue Service is not always aware of your innocent mistakes.
Because the IRS forms are so complicated, it is easy to make mistakes when filling out your tax return. That’s why you should always pay attention to all IRS forms—you might fall into several traps without even realizing. However, if you think that something might be wrong with your tax return, you should file an amended return to solve the problem.
And while we know that our readers are following the tax code, it’s best to expose the common traps that could get you in hot water with Uncle Sam one more time.