How to know if it is really the IRS

Many taxpayers have encountered individuals impersonating IRS officials – in person, over the telephone and via email. Don’t get scammed. We want you to understand how and when the IRS contacts taxpayers and help you determine whether it is truly from an IRS employee. The IRS doesn’t initiate contact with taxpayers by email, text messages or […]

Thieves Are Getting Creative With COVID-19 Scams

Thieves Are Getting Creative With COVID-19 Scams. Thieves get creative with different scams to gain access to your checking account and personal information during the COVID-19 pandemic. Here are some of the reported schemes: Mandatory online COVID-19 Test. Individuals posing as workers from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services or other federal departments use […]