Friday, September 18, 2015

What to Do If You’re an IRS Scam Victim

IRS scams have become one of the fastest growing con tricks of the past couple of years.

The most common trick, which happens all year round, not just during the filing season, is an imposter scam in which the crook phones or texts victims pretending to be an IRS agent, often giving a fake IRS “badge number,” and demanding immediate payment of an unpaid bill.

Most recently, they’ve been emailing bogus IRS CP2000 Notices, saying the recipient has been audited and now faces a Final Demand for payment.

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