In 2017, the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) received over 81,000 reports of scams, with an alarming $2.3 million reported lost, and almost 10,000 people divulging personal information.
Quite a few Newsagents have been subject to scams perpetrated via the epay system. These can be costly. The scams are not always covered by
The Australian Tax Office (ATO) has seen a five-fold increase in scams in the first five months of this year and they expect that number to increase as we enter tax time.
The ATO has recently detected cases of identity thieves fraudulently obtaining AUSkeys linked to legitimate businesses.