There are many people who are in problems with the Internal Revenue Service. Con artists have capitalized on this fear at the expense of innocent citizens. These con artists call people as IRS impersonators and threaten to put people in jail if they don’t pay up. Unfortunately this is still going on and the criminals have made nearly $8 million in one year alone. Some tips are to get the name and badge number of the supposed agent and know that IRS agents don’t make threats. Visit http://www.treasury.gov/tigta/ to learn more.