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|Subject: Re: IRS Refund?||Date: 3/5/2009 1:21 PM|
|Author: sky1948||Number: 104970 of 121482|
You have probably already deleted the email, but if not, then forward it to the IRS.
"How to report phishing, e-mail scams and bogus IRS Web sites
If you receive an e-mail or find a Web site you think is pretending to be the IRS,
Forward the e-mail or Web site URL to the IRS at firstname.lastname@example.org.
You can forward the message as received or provide the Internet header of the e-mail. The Internet header has additional information to help us locate the sender.
After you forward the e-mail or header information to us, delete the message."
I had never heard of providing the Internet header; good to know.
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