In this course, tax preparers are introduced to the problem of cybercrime and its costs, offered methods that can be expected to reduce the chances of becoming a cybercrime victim, and informed of proper steps to take if they do become victims of cybercrime. Accordingly, it will examine cybercrime and will discuss: ? The extent of the cybercrime problem; ? The potential costs to a tax preparer whose taxpayer data has been breached; ? The best practices a tax preparer may implement to avoid becoming a cybercrime victim; and ? What a tax preparer should do if its taxpayer data has been breached. Learning