That’s Not Maine Revenue Gathering Info for $850 Relief Checks

 That’s Not Maine Revenue Gathering Info for $850 Relief Checks

Maine’s Attorney General is warning residents of scammers posing as Maine Revenue officials claiming to gather info for relief checks.

Mainers are anxiously awaiting the $850 relief checks promised by Governor Janet Mills. So much so, in fact, that they’re willing to do whatever it takes to make sure they receive theirs.  And, unfortunately, it comes as no surprise that scammers are using that excitement to try and trick people out of their money.

Attorney General Aaron Frey says residents need to understand that Maine Revenue will not be calling, asking for your information.

Maine Revenue Services already has all the information it needs to issue these relief checks, so no one needs to share any information to collect this check. As always, do not share any identifying information with anyone demanding such information over the phone without independently confirming their identity.

Eligibility for the $850 relief check is based upon…

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