IRS Warns of Phone Scam

IRS Special Edition Tax Tip 2013-13, November 7, 2013 The IRS is warning the public about a phone scam that targets people across the nation, including recent immigrants. Callers claiming to be from the IRS tell intended victims they owe taxes and must pay using a pre-paid debit card or wire transfer. The scammers threaten […]


Don’t Fall for Charity Scams Following Disasters

IRS Special Edition Tax Tip 2013-14, November 27, 2013 The IRS warns consumers not to fall for bogus charity scams. They often occur in the wake of major disasters like the recent tornadoes in the Midwest or the typhoon in the Philippines. Thieves play on the goodwill of people who want to help disaster victims. […]