MJB Avanti warn clients of another HMRC based scam.
Thank you to the client who was cautious and noted the number for this most recent scam, The fake HMRC phone number was – 07647 612260
Similar to previous calls, the call mentions a fraud claim and encourages the recipient to press a number to speak to an advisor.
HMRC will not call you to advise you of fraud claims, their usual method of contact is a letter.
We urge clients;
- DO NOT press the button to ‘speak to an advisor’
- Take note of the number – you can check the number by searching Google.
- Report the number on the Gov website.
- If unsure, call us (08000) 388 799
Be vigilant and help stop the scammers.