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  An unexpected call from the IRS trying to collect back taxes is never fun, and recently, it became more likely.  In December 2015, the IRS started to use four private collection agencies (CBE, ConServe, Performant, and Pioneer) to collect …

Owe Back Taxes? PCAs, Tax Scams, And You Read More »

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 Most of us are familiar with the saying, “buyer beware”. We usually know that a product offered to us at a price that seems too good to be true, or a product of higher quality than what we are paying …

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Inflated Refund Claims Remain on the IRS “Dirty Dozen” List of Tax Scams for the 2015 Filing Season WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service today warned taxpayers to be on the lookout for unscrupulous tax return preparers pushing inflated tax …

Scam Artists Lure Victims Promising Outlandish Refunds! Read More »

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WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service issued a consumer alert today providing taxpayers with additional tips to protect themselves from telephone scam artists calling and pretending to be with the IRS. These callers may demand money or may say you …

Scam Phone Calls Continue; IRS Identifies Five Easy Ways to Spot Suspicious Calls Read More »

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