Tips to Avoid Fraud Involving IRS Impersonators
- The IRS never asks for personal or financial information via email, text or social media
- The IRS will never contact you by phone to demand payment
- The IRS will never ask for credit-card numbers over the phone
- The IRS will never require payment without allowing you to question or appeal
And most importantly to remember – The IRS will NEVER threaten you with arrest for nonpayment!!