|Recent stats from the ATO|
|Scam reports during 2016/17
|No of people who paid scammers (reported)
|Amount paid to scammers
|No of websites takes down by the ATO
Given how frequent and inventive some of these scams are, it is important to be aware of what is happening and what you have in place to help you.
|How the scam payments were made|
|To a bank account
||93 cases of $1.4 million
||232 cases for $1.2 million
|How the scammer made the approach|
The types and amount of scams can be convincing however, the more information you have the more equipped you are to recognise and report a scam.
How to Report to the ATO
Suspect a scam?