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These examples may help you learn what an Inland Revenue scam looks like.

Overpayment IR3 scam

26 April 2019

Details that show this is a scam:

  • From a strange non-IR address
  • No personalised greeting
  • Strangely worded - refers to both income tax and GST returns
  • The link does not point to an Inland Revenue address

My business is here scam

3 April 2019

Details that show this is a scam:

  • From a strange non-IR email address
  • No personalised greeting
  • Strangely worded
  • Specific dollar amount or refund
  • The link points to non-Inland Revenue address