We thought we would bring this to everyone's attention. Scammers are at it again and this time they are trying to get your money diverted to their bank account with your help. They are using a fake US governments (EFTPS) Electronic Funds Tax Payment Services web page to convince you that you owe money. It is in your best interests to ignore such emails claiming these statements. See below a copy for your referral. Whenever it comes to these types of emails or scams in general, do not fall into their trap by posting any type of transaction to them. Whether it be in a check, credit card, EFT, or any other online credit source, including paypal, could be used by the con-artists to swindle you out of your hard earned money.
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|EFTPS: The Electronic Federal Tax Payment System|
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