Consumer Alerts! Be aware of scams and how to file a complaint.
IRS-Impersonation Telephone Scam
The IRS reports that an aggressive and sophisticated phone scam targeting taxpayers, including recent immigrants, has been making the rounds throughout the country. Callers claim to be employees of the IRS, but are not.Note that the IRS will never:
Please note that the IRS does not initiate contact with taxpayers by email to request personal or financial information. This includes any type of electronic communication, such as text messages and social media channels. If you get an unsolicited email that appears to be from the IRS, please report it by sending it to email@example.com. If you find a suspicious website that claims to be the IRS, please send the site’s URL by email to firstname.lastname@example.org, using the subject line: suspicious website.
For more information on phishing scams, please see Suspicious e-Mails and Identity Theft.
Student Loan Debt Relief Scam
Avoid scams while searching for scholarships, filling out the FAFSA, repaying your student loans or giving personal information to schools and lenders. Concerned you’re the victim of a scam? File a complaint.
On September 14, 2015, President Obama announced significant changes to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) process that will impact millions of students. Starting next year, students will be able to submit a FAFSA earlier and use earlier income information. Click here for more information.
Watch: How Prior-Prior Year Helps Students is a helpful and quick video to learn more about how you will benefit from the new move to using prior-prior year income data.
Topic: Refunds, Financial Aid 101 & SAP
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