We often hear of phishing scams involving apparent communication from HMRC.
Phishing is the fraudulent act of emailing a person in order to obtain their personal or financial information such as passwords and credit card or bank account details. These emails often include a link to a bogus website encouraging you to enter your personal details.
HMRC have just updated their guidance; explaining how to recognise genuine contact from them, and how to tell when an email or text message is phishing or bogus.
Click here to read the guidance.