What You Need to Know about IRS Phone Scams

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Aggressive and threatening phone calls by criminals impersonating IRS agents have become a threat to taxpayers according to the IRS.

IRS officials warn that unsolicited phone calls claiming to be IRS enforcement are from scam artists and they advise you to hang up.

Officials with the IRS say they never make phone call without first sending official notification by mail.

More information on IRS phone scams, including information on how to report the scammers, is available here.