An email from 'HMRC Online services - firstname.lastname@example.org' is being issued, stating the recipient has 1 new ALERT message, and should log into their Online Account to read the message.
The email contains a link to a fraudulent website that requests the disclosure of personal account information and password. The email is not from HMRC. If you have received a copy please forward it to us at email@example.com.
HMRC are also aware of a company that is issuing emails to advertise their service that applies for a rebate of National Insurance on the customer’s behalf, usually for a fee. These companies are not affiliated with HMRC in any way.