Beware of Fraudulent IRS Representatives

The DHS Office for Civil Rights and Civil Liberties (CRCL) Community Engagement Section has shared a press release issued by the Treasury Inspector General for Taxpayer Administration (TIGTA) warning taxpayers to beware of phone calls from individuals claiming to represent the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) in an effort to defraud them.

We encourage you to carefully read the press release and forward it to your contacts. The press release contains detailed information on how to tell if an IRS agent is really contacting you, and the steps to take if you receive a call you suspect is a phone scam.

Click here to read the press release.