As the second round of stimulus money is distributed, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has issued a warning that people need to be vigilant about scams targeting recipients of the funds, according to reports.

“We urge people to take extra care during this period,” IRS Commissioner Chuck Rettig said in an alert to taxpayers. “The IRS isn’t going to call you asking to verify or provide your financial information so you can get an economic-impact payment or your refund faster. That also applies to surprise emails that appear to be coming from the IRS. Remember, don’t open them or click on attachments or links.”

For most filers, this second round of payments — EIP 2 — is $600 for singles and $1,200 for married…

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