IRS Warns of New Phone Scam

IRS warns of new phone scam involving bogus certified letters; reminds people to remain vigilant against scams and schemes this summer. The IRS has published a warning about new tax scams that are circulating this summer. Most of the scams still involve phone calls from people pretending to be IRS reps, but there are new twists this summer.  Contact Carpenter, Evert and … [Read more...]

IRS Warns of Charity Scams After Disasters

After recent disasters like the devastating typhoon in the Philippines and deadly tornadoes in the midwest, it is not uncommon for charity scams to appear. Fake charities pop up online, through social media, and even over the phone. It is important to help people in need, but it is equally important to pay attention to the charities that take your money. In a recent press … [Read more...]

IRS WARNING – TELEPHONE SCAM

From the IRS Newswire comes a warning about a telephone scam that targets taxpayers. The scammers tell victims that they are from the IRS and they owe money that needs to be paid immediately. The whole story: IRS Warns of Pervasive Telephone Scam WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service today warned consumers about a sophisticated phone scam targeting taxpayers, … [Read more...]