· The IRS has extended the deadline to September 30, 2020, for people to provide information to the IRS using its Non-Filer Tool at www.irs.gov/coronavirus/non-filers-enter-payment-info-here. Please see the full press release to determine whether you need to take action: https://www.ssa.gov/news/press/releases/2020/#8-2020-2.
· The Social Security Office of the Inspector General has received reports that Social Security beneficiaries have received letters through the U.S. Mail stating their payments will be suspended or discontinued unless they call a phone number referenced in the letter. Scammers may then mislead beneficiaries into providing personal information. Read more about this scam and/or obtain a print copy of the release to share: https://oig.ssa.gov/newsroom/news-releases/march20-advisory.
· Social Security remains committed to providing uninterrupted benefits and vital services the public relies on, especially during the current coronavirus pandemic.