IRS Phone Scam II

The "I'm From the IRS" Scam Continues. Bogus Phone calls Still Shaking People

I’ve written several articles over the past year about the bogus “I’m from the IRS” scam. This is the phone call plot that involves offshore criminals targeting U.S. citizens for theft by posing as…

In the past, I have thoroughly debunked the calls by analyzing the language and syntax used by the callers. For example, see my discussion of the issue in my book, How to Win Your Tax Audit, chapter 19. Because of the continued proliferation of these calls, it
is worthwhile to address the real chances of a person actually going to jail for any tax crime, as well as the process the IRS uses to pursue a potential criminal case.

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