You, the IRS, and Thieves

Have you been contacted by the IRS?  If it was by email or phone, it could be a scam.  The most recent scams include threatening phone calls, phony emails, and identity theft to obtain false refunds. We advise our readers to be aware of current events, and please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions.

Phone and Email Scams

In phone scams, thieves claim to be IRS agents and will often rig the caller ID to falsely show the IRS phone number.