Road Tax Email Scam

By | May 1st, 2015|Categories: Scams|Tags: |

When you are about to renew the tax on your car - watch out for the new Road Tax Email Scam. The scammers this time appear to be taking advantage of people being confused about the changes to the UK vehicle tax disc and the fact that you no longer need to display the paper tax disc. Road Tax Email Scam Click to Tweet: Road Tax Email Scam http://ctt.ec/1SAh9+ The Phishing scam email, seems to come from official sources at the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency and they try to get you to give over your bank details.  Of course the DVLA would never ask for your bank details in an email. Phishing - as in fishing for confidential information The scam email claims that you are owed a discount from a previous vehicle tax disc that you had paid for then gives you a link to go to so that you can verify your credit card or bank details in to get a refund. The DVLA strongly advise you to ignore the email and delete it, if you are at all concerned go to the [...]