Hoax has callers claiming to be from IRS demanding money

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Sunday, December 6, 2015

CHICAGO (WLS) -- A warning has been issued about a hoax where callers claim to be with the Internal Revenue Service and demand money.

A message was left on the voicemail of a Kankakee County resident.

Authorities are reminding people that government agencies would never randomly call and demand money, nor would they make threats with consequences for failure to pay.

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