Sen. Ron Wyden receives message from scammer

Salem, Ore. – Even U.S. senators are hit with phone scams. In a tweet earlier today, Senator Ron Wyden said he had checked his voicemail, and had a message from a scammer claiming to be the IRS.


The IRS won’t call you if they need to contact you.

In a follow up tweet, Wyden says if you do receive a scammer call to visit the IRS website. To report a suspected IRS scam, click HERE.

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