Thursday, July 30, 2015

IRS scams claim nearly $800,000 from Texans so far

Scammers claiming to be from the IRS continue to successfully prey on unknowing taxpayers. Knowing the common signs of these scams is the best way to avoid becoming a victim, says IRS Special Agent Kurt Bertram. “The IRS will never call you out of the blue and demand immediate payment,” said Bertram. Joe Garcia received one such call claiming to be from the IRS informing him he was facing legal action.