The IRS telephone scam continues making its way around the Lake Area. The most recent area to report the scam is in Stover. Stover police say they were receiving reports of calls being received with the person calling identifying themselves as being from the IRS. The caller claimed that the person answering the phone would be arrested immediately for non-payment over the phone. If you receive such a call, it’s advised that you just hang up and report it to your local authority. The IRS does NOT make telephone collection calls.