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Tasmanian businesses and investors targeted by hackers

We have recently been alerted by a number of sources to the rising incidence of a particular type of scam which has seen a number of Tasmanian businesses and individuals targeted, some losing many thousands, if not hundreds of thousands of dollars..

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Genuine ATO call or a scam attempt? ATO issues guidance on how to tell the difference

The ATO has warned that identifying information like tax file numbers (TFNs), bank account numbers or your date of birth are the keys to your identity, and can be used by scammers to break into your life if they are compromised, and it is essential to keep this information secure.

There is increased fraudulent activity…

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Beware of scams!

There are ongoing reports of telephone calls from people who claim to represent the Australian Tax Office or other government agency, demanding large amounts of money to be paid immediately in satisfaction of outstanding tax or other debt. We urge you to direct any enquiries from the ATO to your Ruddicks adviser immediately and not disclose any identifying…

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