Just read the Feb. 13 letter to the editor, “Just hang up,” from Michael Moday that echoes my thoughts exactly.
Almost every week there is a notice from law enforcement reminding people that the IRS does not contact people by phone, ever.
Even if they did what would the government want $600 worth of iTunes gift cards for?!?!
If you have a parent or grandparent who is of deteriorating mental capacity where they might fall for this you need to have a very serious discussion about taking financial control out of their hands.
This is an issue where the only real solution is in the hands of the citizens who choose not to become a victim.