Written by Stewart Waddell
Published on January 14, 2010

Today has seen another round of scam emails from fraudsters purporting to be HMRC. If you receive an email like that feature below please delete it. HMRC are extremely security conscious and would under no circumstances email requesting details.

From: HM Revenue and Customs
Sent: 14 January 2010 10:47
To:
Subject: Notice of Underreported Income

Taxpayer ID: vacancies-00000110065038UK
Tax Type: INCOME TAX
Issue: Unreported/Underreported Income (Fraud Application)

Please review your tax statement on HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) website (click on the link below):

review tax statement for taxpayer id: vacancies-00000110065038UK

HM Revenue and Customs

If you receive an email like this you can report it to phishing@hmrc.gsi.gov.uk