Another scam UK Tax refund email. Another scammer after your credit card details. If you really are due a refund by HMRC they won’t email you and ask for your card details. They will either write to you or, if you gave them instructions on how to issue any refund you are due when you filled in your tax return, they will simply send you the refund.
Ignore this scammer. If you think you have accidentally give your credit card details to a scammer, contact your bank immediately.
This is Margaret V. from the Refund Operations Department at HM Revenue & Customs
After the last annual calculation of your fiscal activity we have determined that you
are eligible to receive a tax refund of £381,29
Please submit the tax refund request and allow us 5-9 days in order to process it.
A refund can be delayed for a variety of reason. For exemple (invalid records or
applying after the deadline).
The good news is that HM Revenue & Customs will make this refund directly to your
visa and/or mastercard linked
to your checking/savings account instead a check or a direct deposit.
To access the form for your tax refund, please continue to our secure server
form at: https://sa1.www4.hmrc.gov.uk/irfof/lang/en/irfofgetrefund.jsp
Important: Do not use credit and/or american express or discover cards. Only cards that
are linked to your checking/savings account are accepted.
HM Revenue & Customs – Tax Refund Specialist