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DVLA car tax 2020 scams have increased – new social media and text threats revealed

Action Fraud is the UK’s national reporting centre for fraud and cybercrime where teams will attempt to investigate any report. 

 A spokesperson for Action Fraud said: “This can be a stressful time of year, sorting out finances for the year ahead. Fraudsters are aware of this and are using different ways to trick people. 

“Taking a couple of minutes to familiarise yourself with a few simple online safety tips can be significant in protecting yourself from becoming a victim of online fraud. 

“You should always be cautious when sharing personal information online and avoid being scammed by only using GOV.UK for government services online, such as the DVLA. 

“If you believe you have been a victim of fraud, please report it to us.”

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