Pay by text cams
Telephone scammers try to trick you out of money or get access to your personal information.
Scams may come through phone calls from real people, robocalls, or text messages.
You will need to provide your last name and the last six numbers of your Social Security number.
Report IRS imposter scams online or by calling TIGTA at 1-800-366-4484.
Forward email messages that claim to be from the IRS to [email protected]
Some scammers may call with threats of jail or lawsuits if you don’t pay them.
Reporting scams to federal agencies helps them collect evidence for lawsuits against people committing these scams.
The hackers accessed Social Security numbers, birthdates, addresses, and driver’s license numbers.