A statement of advice was released by the department of the IRS with regard to the scams that are currently going on concerning the stimulus check payments. It has been stated that the number of scams that took place was the biggest in the summer of 2021. As per the reports, it was found out that a new record was set in the months of June as well as July.
Avoid The Stimulus Check Scams
Jim Lee, the chief of the investigation unit of the department of IRS gave a statement on the issue. It was stated that the number of scams with regard to the stimulus checks financial aid payments that were reached were more than what was seen in a decade. He also stressed the importance of keeping personal information confidential. He stated that taxpayers must be very careful while providing any sort of personal information and stay alert to prevent falling victim to the scams.
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