Don’t action any emails purporting to be the ATO offering a refund
Keep an eye out for scam emails which are promising refunds from the ATO or any Australian Government Department.
The latest scam email has the subject of “Refund” and a number which gives the impression that it is related to a transaction or file case number.
Clue’s that identify this email as a scam are:
- Incorrect sender address
- Poor grammar
- Failure to address the recipient by name
- Promise of money
Clicking on the link will take you to a scammers website where they will try and obtain personal information.