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Mar 21, 2018

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Straight talk from the money editor
It's tax scam season. I have covered this topic before, but it bears repeating because, despite all the warnings, these fraudsters continue to successfully find unwitting victims.
Scams using the Internal Revenue Service take many different forms. The most common scams are phone calls and emails from thieves who pretend to be from the IRS. Despite what you think about the IRS, they will not threaten to bring in police, immigration officers or other law-enforcement to have you arrested for not paying your taxes. People, listen to me: These scammers are looking to steal your money. It's a fraud! Tell your friends and family. You have been warned.


Jim Pavia
Money Editor


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