Top spam/scam types by reports
The statistics represent crime and information reports submitted over the last five months.
An automated call, pretending to HRMC. It stated that if I did not select option 1 then I would be arrested for tax fraud. Very scary, how have these people got my details? Do not answer to this number.
Call from man with an Indian accent telling me I was being taken to court for tax fraud and that the police would be out to my door in 45 minutes. He than said I was to provide payments details or I would be arrested. No chance was I doing that and he hung up when I began questioning him . . . beware!
A lady rang from this number saying hmrc but behind can hear she is walking and can hear the wind, now hmrc will write will never ring , getting concerned about these frauds blocked the number from my phone
HMRC SCAM - auto message told me there was a tax fraud registered against my name and I'll be arrested if I don't give them my details! If you owe money to HMRC they will write to you NOT ring you. Please be aware of this number and warn especially elderly!
Scam from beginning to end. Threat of arrest due to a tax fraud case which HMRC would never chase through an automated call. Do not reveal any personal details. 19/03/2019
I was called on 14/03/2019 by this number, I didn't answer, but when I called my messaging service I was told that this call was from the HM Revenue and customs asking me or my solicitor to call them back otherwise if I don't I would sufer the consequences.
I was called from someone claiming to be from the inland revenue and asking for my personal details, when I refused to give my national insurance number he put the phone down.
HMRC fraud automated voice, threatening arrest if you did not press 1
Fraudulent call from HMRC claiming legal action if this number is not called.
HMRC tax scame