The IRS doesn’t initiate contact with taxpayers by email, text messages, or social media channels to request personal or financial information. Recognize the telltale signs of a scam.
The IRS or other government agency will not call you to confirm your banking information to deposit any funds you may be receiving due to the Coronavirus Pandemic.
Don’t Fall for the Scam! For more information, visit: https://www.irs.gov/newsroom/tax-scams-consumer-alerts and https://www.ftc.gov/coronavirus