Chesterfield authorities warn about mail scam

Chesterfield County
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Chesterfield resident receives scam letter in the mail claiming to be from the IRS. (Photo: Chesterfield Police FB)

CHESTERFIELD, Va. (WRIC) — Chesterfield Police are warning of a scam after a resident received a letter in the mail that claimed to be from the IRS.

The letter was asking the resident to confirm previous tax returns, cell phone number and other personal information.

Chesterfield resident receives scam letter in the mail claiming to be from the IRS. (Photo: Chesterfield Police FB)

Authorities said if you receive a letter that claims to be tax-related, but you don’ think it is from the IRS you can search the letter on IRS.gov.

Visit IRS.gov for more information about scams.

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