Alert | IRS.gov Email Scam

I was almost a victim here. Watch out for emails like this: In recent weeks, a phony e-mail claiming to come from the IRS has been circulating in large numbers. The subject line of the e-mail often states that the e-mail is a notice of underreported income. The e-mail may contain an attachment or a link to a bogus Web page directing taxpayers to their “tax statement.”┬áIn either case, when the recipient opens the attachment or clicks on the link, they download a Trojan horse-type of virus to their computers. If you have already...

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