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Beware! IRS Scam Shifted to Foreign Nationals

I got a call last week from a professional client about an urgent situation.  In a panicky voice, he explained that his girl friend just received phone calls from various law enforcement agencies advising her that an arrest warrant had been issued against her because she owed IRS back taxes. In fact, as we spoke, she was getting money from the bank to pay her debt to avoid jail time. 

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New Scam Targeting Legal Immigrants

Hazleton, Luzerne County- The Pennsylvania Attorney General's Office announced scammers are targeting legal immigrants. They're telling victims there is a problem with their paperwork, and the only way to fix it is by sending a money order.
 

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Scam Alert Unknown Transaction

If somebody is charged by unknown or by a credit union name. Please do not call on to the number that's there on transaction. Call the credit union or merchant using the number on their website.

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Police: Phone Scam Targets SCSU International Students

ST. CLOUD – A phone scam has surfaced that appears to be targeting international students at St. Cloud State University.

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Scammers Target International Students on Social Media

As an international student studying in the United States, please be aware that scammers may target you for money. Scams are when strangers target unsuspecting individuals and lie to them in order to illegally receive money or personal information.

 

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Students: SEVP Will Never Call You to Collect Your I-901 SEVIS Fee

Students, please remember that the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) will not call you on the telephone to collect any payments or personal information, including payment for the I-901 Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) Fee.

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School Officials: Beware of Scams Targeting Students

Recently, the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) became aware that scammers are targeting international students in the Chicago area in an attempt to solicit funds on behalf of the I-901 Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) Fee.

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