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Phone Scheme Has Netted IRS Impersonators At Least A Million Dollars
2014-03-21 13:56:36

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Scammers impersonating the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) have stolen more than $1 million through a phone scheme, accordion to the Treasury Inspector General for Taxpayer Administration (TIGTA). TIGTA warned on Thursday to beware of phone calls from individuals claiming to represent the IRS. “This is the largest scam of its kind that we have ever seen,” J. Russell George, the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration,...

2013-06-19 23:18:28

According to Accounting Today on June 12, 2013, the Treasury Inspector General doesn't think that the IRS is strict enough in some areas (“IRS Needs Better Controls over Partial Payment Agreements”). In the future, this recommendation might make it harder to get tax relief without professional help, like an affordable payment plan or a 'currently not collectible' status, says Sherri Gastelum of Platinum Tax Defenders. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) June 19, 2013 Making an...

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