HMRC in fake email warning

HMRC in fake email warningIf you have received an email from HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) suggesting that you qualify for a tax rebate, a new warning has revealed it is a fake and simply aimed at getting you to reveal your personal details to fraudsters. HMRC has revealed that during 2012 it received reports of 80,000 phishing emails, often promising tax rebates, in return for providing personal information. HMRC also said that the number of phishing emails tended to increase at this time of the ...