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ATO issues fresh email scam warning as fraud spikes

Interesting reading from www.accountantsdaily.com.au with an article discussed the Australian Tax Office “ATO” issuing a public alert warning of a potential email scam affecting clients, following an increase in fraud activity in recent months.

The ATO has warned of an email scam, which features the tax office’s letterhead and an email address similar to those used in official ATO correspondence.

In an example email provided by the ATO, scammers are asking people to complete an online ‘tax form’ through a link that contains malware.

To read ore about the advised telltale signs of email scamming and the full article – Visit Accountants Daily HERE.