When you answer your phone, don’t believe anybody who claims to be from the IRS -— especially one who demands you cough up some dough, or else. There really might be federal employees who think you nibbled at the truth on your tax return, but they aren’t calling. Con artists are.
The IRS has some money for Pennsylvanians. The tax-collection agency has about $31 million for more than 37,000 of the commonwealth’s residents.
Have you been thinking about taxes? Not likely!
Con artist “tax preparers” are telling seniors they can get big refunds. What they're likely to get is a lot of aggravation.