On Friday, April 10, the Internal Revenue Service began issuing economic impact payments by direct deposit to qualified Americans with the first set of funds available as early as April 15. Additional electronic payments will be released throughout April.
COVID-19 has not stopped malicious individuals from taking advantage of difficult times to prey on vulnerable individuals. Unfortunately, numerous scams have appeared to defraud businesses and individuals in connection with COVID-19.
Sadly, schools are starting to close and now Governor Cuomo has upgraded NYC to high alert. There is chatter of offices, businesses, stores, and all of New York going on lockdown. Soon, this “shutdown mode” could spread across the country.