If you've received a phone call or email from the 'IRS' saying you owe them money and could be arrested if you don't pay immediately, you may have been a victim of a scam.
There have been many new scams reported to the IRS in the past few months and it is something that all tax payers should be aware of.
The IRS posted this article a few weeks ago. It details some of the known scams circulating and also describes what the IRS will not do when it comes to collections and taxes owed.
We recommend you read and bookmark the article for future reference.
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If you think you have been a victim of an IRS scam, please report it to the FTC Complaint Assistant