While equity markets have rallied since the surprise Trump victory, a rout in bond markets has been equally significant. The horror, according to bond market prognosticators, is an abrupt change in the consensus view that we are in a “lower
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Financial Planning Focus - Client Question: I received a letter from the IRS notifying me of an audit. Is it a scam? How do I reply?
Letter scams are not as common as email and phone call scams. The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) prepares an annual "Dirty Dozen" list of tax scams which is topped by identity theft, but with phone scams and internet phishing schemes high on the list.