A phone call from an Internal Revenue Service imposter is making the rounds again in Tampa. Visit http://www.irs.gov to read more about this Internal Revenue Service phone call scam and how it targets unsuspecting people, in most cases with ethnic last names and senior citizens. The fraudulent robo-call was from “Officer Nicky Johnson of the Internal Revenue Service” and 415-366-6646. IRS says these intimidating callers are “phishing” for your personal and financial information and to report these calls to http://www.irs.gov. We got this call from scammer around 9:30 a.m. Eastern Time today.
Beware of identity thieves and watch your credit card charges and bank statements closely, especially after a growing breach in security of federal, military staff and former government employees’s information, WTVT-TV reports.