ftc fraud and scam alerts

Fraud and Scam Alerts from the FTC

Police raids in India cut down IRS imposter calls January 5, 2017 by Nat Wood Associate Director, Consumer & Business Education, FTC Over the last few years, we’ve warned about a lot of imposter scams. In one of the most common types, callers pretending to be from the IRS demand payments and threaten to arrest […]

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FTC's id theft awareness

FTC’s Tax Identity Theft Awareness week Jan 30 – Feb 3,2017

Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week has an event for you January 30, 2017 by Seena Gressin Attorney, Division of Consumer & Business Education, FTC Today we’re kicking off Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week. Tax identity theft happens when a scammer files a fraudulent tax return using your Social Security number (SSN) and claims your refund. […]

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