Top spam/scam types by reports
The statistics represent crime and information reports submitted over the last five months.
This number called me saying my VAT needed paid I told them my accountant is our representative but they didn't know who they where. I then asked them my name and my business name which they didn't know. Be careful folks. I hung up after this and blocked the number.
Automated message pretending to be from HMRC regarding tax fraud and threatening to have me arrested if I hung up. Naturally, I hung up...
HMRC Automated call
I was called by 0300 200 1476 saying there’s was a tax fraud case against my name and I needed to press 1 to speak to a HMRC rep. I just hung up
They got my mobile number when I moved to France asking about my UK
I am getting threatening calls from this number about a warrant for me arrest being Issued . The number is 0300 200 5767
Called up saying there was a credit on a dissolved company. Asked If I was going to submit EPS for them...very weird. Nice enough person and seemed to ask the right questions. Feels like a scam though.
Recorded message from HMRC saying you'll be involved in fraud and if you don't click through you'll be arrested. Very threatening! Also very dodgy!!
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.