WFSB: Chester resident speaks out after incident with IRS scammer

WFSB Channel 3 News met a woman in Chester, Connecticut who wasn’t fooled when she received an unsolicited call from Washington State. The caller had told her he was from the IRS and if she didn’t pay them, she’d be arrested.

Lucky for her, she trusted her instincts, but not all IRS scam victims are so lucky. WFSB speaks with Hiya’s Jan Volzke who developed an app that is designed to identify scammers.

Click on the video below to learn more about Hiya and how it can prevent you from becoming the next IRS Scam victim:


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