Franchise Tax Board Warns Public of Scams

Posted on October 23, 2013 · Posted in Industry News
An FTB press release warns taxpayers about scammers contacting elderly people in Beverly Hills and informing them they received a red light traffic ticket last February that has been referred to FTB for collections. The scammer instructs the victim to load money on a prepaid debit card and send it to a bogus address. The scammer refers victims to an actual FTB phone number for reference.
To read the complete press release go to https://www.ftb.ca.gov/aboutFTB/press/2013/Release_22.shtml.