Caution: Tax Season equals Scam Season too!
It’s almost like a rite of spring – income tax season seems to bring a whole new bevy of scam and fraud schemes, all designed to get at your money. As stated in this article, no Government agency – not the IRS, Medicare, Social Security or any other – will call you and demand money, and especially will not want to extract personal information from you to “confirm” it is you. Don’t be fooled, and if you get a call such as this, hang up and report it to the FTC, as instructed in this article by Heather Yakin appearing in the (NY) Times-Herald Record. Click here to read more.