Scam Week: IRS Phone Scams

Published 04/29 2014 11:04PM

Updated 04/29 2014 11:13PM

Lead I-Team Reporter- Andy Mehalshick takes a close look at scams targeting unsuspecting people. Con artists posing as the I-R-S call people and tell them they're about to be arrested for not paying their taxes.  In some cases the caller was threatening. The IRS told the I-Team they never call a person about paying their taxes. The IRS reminds everyone they do not contact by phone, email, social media or texting.  They have a processes that is done by mail.  If you have a concern check out the IRS Website or FTC Website

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