In the last several months, the IRS said it's seen a variety of stimulus payment scams and other financial schemes designed to steal money and personal information from taxpayers.
Criminals are taking advantage of the second round of Economic Impact Payments, as well as the approaching tax filing season.
The thieves' goal is to trick honest taxpayers out of their money.
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Some common COVID-19 scams include:
The IRS said taxpayers should not engage in these types of solicitations.
To learn more about COVID-19 and stimulus payment scams, visit IRS.gov.