ALERT: Kilkenny housholders targeted in new ‘tax rebate’ phone scam
KILKENNY householders are being targeted in a new tax rebate scam.
Local gardai have received a number of reports from people who received calls on their mobiles an individual seeking their bank details in return for a “tax rebate”. The calls came from an 051 number (South Kilkenny/Waterford).
Gardai again urged householders never to give out any of their personal banking or financial details to anyone over the phone.
Anyone who receives such calls is asked to contact Kilkenny Garda Station on 056 500 7000.