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Topic: reporting to IRS Phishing - phone call received from 1.830.631.8067 on 12 Jan 2018 alleging that IRS taking legal action 

1.  reporting to IRS Phishing - phone call received from 1.830.631.8067 on 12 Jan 2018 alleging that IRS taking legal action

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fyi - phishing - phone call 12 Jan 2018 @ 1:30 p.m. e.t. from 1.830.631.8067 to my cell phone

-  recorded message announcing IRS is taking legal action against me.

Recording advised that I should phone this same telephone # for details.

IRS webpage (pdf attached) extensively updated 28 Nov 2017.
Very informative re what specific steps to take with respect to email,
phone or various other types of alleged IRS communications.

Report Phishing | Internal Revenue Service

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Report Phishing | Internal Revenue Service
The IRS doesn't initiate contact with taxpayers by email, text or other social media channels to request personal or financial information. Visit this page for instructions if you're unsure about any communication claiming to be from the IRS that you didn't expect to receive.
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I reported the incident via email to phishing@IRS.gov as indicated.



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Neil Sullivan
NEIL A.J. SULLIVAN, CPA TEP
Scarsdale NY
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