MINNESOTA DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE URGES BEWARE OF TAX SCAMS

In this environment of identity theft and fraud, we take our responsibility to protect your personal information and tax refund very seriously.

There are things you can do to keep your refund and your information out of criminals’ hands.

Do not respond to phone calls, voice messages, or emails claiming that we or the IRS are taking legal action against you. We will never ask you to provide, update, or verify personal information through unsolicited calls or emails.

Always use caution and never provide personal information unless you are absolutely sure the situation is legitimate.