Back in the summer, we found this article from Thisismoney.com which warns of a phishing email claiming to be the DVLA. Complaints have been filed since then making reference to this email scam which encourages drivers to claim a ‘refund’ on their car tax.
First of all, the scam asks drivers to fill in a form which takes personal details, even though this is something the DVLA claim never to do.
BBC Watchdog have also warned drivers of this scam in the past, which – to the untrained eye- is very convincing. Let’s hope the email isn’t still doing the rounds and no more complaints will be made.
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