IRD are advising of a new and very aggressive phone scam.
We’re warning our customers of a very aggressive phone scam. Scammers are targeting our customers for money and threatening actions such as deportation and prison if they don’t pay. The caller ID that appears when the scammer calls is the same number as our Customer Services number, 0800 227 774.
If you receive such a call please hang up, if you have given money or personal details as a result of such a call, please contact your bank or credit card provider immediately.