This morning I was getting ready for work when I noticed I missed a call from the number 206-495-9586, which is from the Seattle area, and they had left a message. The message was a the recording of a woman claiming to be from the IRS, saying they have been trying to reach me about criminal charges being filed against me.
The funny thing is I had recently had correspondence with the IRS regarding
Most people think the IRS is like big brother and watches everything that comes in their way. The truth is only about 1% actually get audited. That doesn't mean you should go crazy and write off everything, but if you are filling out a schedule C, there are things the government looks for that they consider a red flag.
Once again, there is a scam in the Northland because it's tax day. It's hard to know what's true and who you can trust now days. The best thing you can do is keep abreast of the scams that are current in the area and keep your guard up! The latest scam has targeted the Pine County/Sturgeon Lake area. Here's the latest: