I asked where she was calling from and how I can verify it. To get more information about this case file, please call immediately on our department number 862-274-2489. I don't even speak during these recordings. The Federal Trade Commission Act authorizes this information collection for purposes of managing online comments. I did call my local office. Apparently, taxpayers are still questioning whether these calls are for real they are not.
Second time a lady with an Indian accent answered but hung up before I could say anything. Thank god I only have her information that not relevant. Just listened to a voice-mail I received at home - from 202-864-1311, I actually called that number to see what would happen and told them I'd report them - they hung up pretty quickly :- They then left another voice-mail a few hours later - with today's technology wish there was a way to stop these scammers It is your choice whether to submit a comment. Callers involved in this scam can be hostile and insulting. Investigators recommend calling your local police department if you've received a suspicious call. In 2009, was created and is currently an overlay to area code 304.
The 304 area code is located in the Eastern timezone. Scammers are evolving and using more and more automated calls in an effort to reach the largest number of victims possible. The second was a variation on that message but with a different callback number 716-265-1636. If you need to check on your accounts or need to reach an business, call the number on your financial statements or on the back of your credit card. I thought about not posting the exact numbers when I wrote about them but ultimately decided to do so after a quick search on the internet. This Number Is A Scam Don't Fall Into A Trap. Thank you to all who posted here, so we can better understand and be aware of scammers' tactics.
Don't be afraid to take the call and listen to what they have to say. They call prepared with a lot of information about their targets. Once the customer calls back the missed number, they are hit with a per-minute charge at an international rate. Just like that, Taxgirl® was born. Other times scammers will lie to a taxpayer and say they are due a refund.
Taxpayers can learn more about how to verify their identity and electronically sign tax returns at. Tax payers will get enough time to respond and dispute claims. The opinions expressed are those of the writer. Often these criminals will say the taxpayer owes money. I heard this while trying to let someone listen to the first message on my voicemail saying they are putting a law suit on me. Learn how to ignore these calls and block them with these five easy steps.
I wanted to call back. To protect your privacy and the privacy of others, please do not include personal information. Recent immigrants and seniors are their primary target. S he told me it was nothing more than a scam. All taxpayers should keep a copy of their tax return.
Years ago, I found myself sitting in law school in Moot Court wearing an oversized itchy blue suit. The pre-recorded message is a scam. You can also call 800-366-4484. My husband joked I should start out by telling them they called a tax attorney. Below are several tips that will help filers avoid becoming a scam victim. They also said they sent 2 yellow slips to my old address. Tax scams can happen any time of year, not just at tax time.
I called them back for that same reason. Where is area code 304? Victims hear background noise of other calls being conducted to mimic a call site. Phone scams first tried to sting older people, new immigrants to the U. Of course I didn't call them but I wonder if I did if I could get more info to help catch these scumbags. Investigators with the Utica Police Department said in a news release over the weekend that a large-scale, national phone scam has come to Central New York, with callers using a 315 area code to deceive victims.
Experts suggest that if you miss a call, and don't recognize the number, do not call the number back. We expect participants to treat each other and the bloggers with respect. Got calls today from 703-584-4542 Virginia no. The Federal Trade Commission is warning of a phone scam that tricks people into making expensive calls. I called the number back and was hung up on twice, first time nothing was said. The previously linked these area codes to the scam: 268, 284, 473, 664, 649, 767, 809, 829, 849 and 876.
She said she'll need my phone number and address to get started. The scam The callers in these scams will use a variety of tricks to get victims' money and personal information. Stay savvy and stay safe! They said that they were going to arrest me if I did not pay up. Had a missed call from 302-480-3610 out of Delaware. Please see for updated information. Do a Google search to see where the number is registered. I told them to have the irs in phoenix or the local sheriff deliver the papers.