It’s true: tax scams proliferate during the income tax filing season. This year’s season opens on Jan. 31. The IRS provides the following scam warnings so you can protect yourself and avoid becoming a victim of these crimes.
If you’ve noticed that you’re receiving telemarketing calls again, it may be time to re-register your telephone number with the National Do-Not-Call Registry. You have the right to give or revoke an objection to receiving telephone solicitations. To either re-register or revoke your registration, please call 1-888-382-1222 (TTY: 1-866-290-4236) or via the Internet at www.donotcall.gov.