The 21-year-old hit-man has already been named as the division’s Player of the Year following his 25 goal haul for the Clarets this term and is widely being tipped for a future in the top tier.
Burnley currently look to be on course for promotion, but even if they miss out Ings could get his Premier League chance with Spurs watching his progress closely.
The North London club are known to be in the market for attacking additions this summer, and Tim Sherwood is thought to see the England U-21 international as a genuine option.
Scouts from the Lilywhites are said to have been impressed by his displays, yet there are lingering doubts from some surrounding his ability to move up a division.
Tottenham may face competition from the likes of Liverpool, Stoke and West Brom for Ings if they decide to move, with the trio thought to also be looking at him as a potential target.