There are many different types of frauds with new ones invented daily. The Canada Revenue Agency released a video introduction “Beware of scammers posing as CRA employees” which shows how taxpayers can spot a scan, and how to react.
“Beware of tax fraud schemes. If you get a call or email that sounds like a scam, it probably is.” – CRA
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For more information, visit the CRA at cra.gc.ca/fraudprevention.
To report a scam, contact your local police or the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre at antifraudcentre.ca.