Alert: recent tax scam

Please be aware of a recent tax scam method where scammers have been impersonating the ATO and tax agents.

Please be aware the ATO will never call you demanding immediate payment, especially not via Bitcoin or gift cards. Furthermore, the ATO will never threaten you with arrest for unpaid debts.

If you receive a call from someone claiming to be the ATO or your tax agent, please hang up and call the tax office on 1800 008 540 to verify the call. There’s also a link in the below article to report any scam calls.

Read the ATO article on this scam: click here