Thursday, October 2, 2014

IRS Phone Scam

Be aware of any phone calls purporting to be from the IRS, threatening with arrest over alleged unpaid back taxes. It’s a pervasive scam, and has received a lot of attention lately. The scammers are good, as many people are shaken and distraught by the calls.

If you are contacted by a similar call be assured that it is a scam, and under no circumstances should you meet with the caller or give them money.


Here’s a link to a story that the NY CBS affiliate recently ran on the matter:

Here’s a story that was in the Chicago Tribune last week:

As always, if you have any questions, please contact your KOS Advisor.

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