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PostH.M.Customs

by wendypuerto » Mon Jun 23, 2008 4:16 pm

Don't reply to this if you get it!

Tax Refund: You are eligible to receive a tax refund of £184.80


After the last annual calculations of your fiscal activity we have determined that you are eligible to receive a tax refund of £184.80.
Please submit the tax refund request and allow us 15-30 days in order to process it.

ATENTION: Insufficient or incorrect information may lenghten the whole process. Usually does not take more than one week from the date you have provided us with your details. In some cases (especially submitted by those without permanent National Insurance Number) this may take considerably longer.


You have 48 hours to complete your tax refund claim. To access the secure form for your tax refund, please click here



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PostRe: H.M.Customs

by helennock » Mon Jun 23, 2008 5:41 pm

Whatever will they dream up next. These contacts are getting so close to the wire. I'm getting loads at the moment and I guess everyone does. Thanks for warning. It is a believable sum too.


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PostRe: H.M.Customs

by jeanniezelos » Tue Jun 24, 2008 8:35 am

NEVER click on a link from an email. if you're in any doubt then go via an innernet browser page to the site and look there - if there is an imp message they'll have it on home page. You can always forward the email to them for confirmation.
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PostRe: H.M.Customs

by davidraison » Tue Jun 24, 2008 10:11 am

I agree with the previous comment.

The "real" websites (including eBay and PayPal) will always address you by name, never generically. If in doubt, try a Google search and let the spoofed sender know that there is a scam under way.

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PostRe: H.M.Customs

by wendypuerto » Tue Jun 24, 2008 11:35 am

And also forward to spoof@paypal.co.uk,they appreciate if you do.
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PostRe: H.M.Customs

by jeanniezelos » Tue Jun 24, 2008 4:04 pm

and spoof@ebay.co.uk too.. as wendy says they both do actually try to track these down. Also try to forward the email headers ( go to the view bit and select headers from the drop down menu - it may be slightly different according to which email prog you use) this shows the originating path of the email and if you ever need to send anything to places it will help them find the origins.
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