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December 16, 2015

Don’t Fall for New Tax Scam Tricks by IRS Posers

Though the tax season is over, tax scammers work year-round. ElectroFile Income Tax Services advises you to stay alert to protect yourself against new ways criminals pose as the IRS to trick you out of your money or personal information. These scams first tried to sting older Americans, newly arrived immigrants and those who speak English as a second language. The crooks have expanded their net, and now try to swindle virtually anyone. Here are several tips from the IRS to help you avoid being a victim of these scams: The real IRS will not: If you don’t owe taxes or have no reason to think that you do: If you know you owe, or think you may owe taxes: Stay alert to scams that use the IRS as a lure.

For more, visit “Tax Scams and Consumer Alerts” on IRS.gov.

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