Fife Council issues warning over Council Tax scam

Fife Council has issued a warning about a new Council Tax scam doing the rounds in the Kingdom.
Fife Council is warning Fifers about the scam.Fife Council is warning Fifers about the scam.
Fife Council is warning Fifers about the scam.

The local authority has confirmed it has not sent out emails offering a Council Tax reduction and said it would not contact Fifers this way.

The email says users are getting a reduction because they are on a low income or benefits and offers a reduction for the last three years.

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The user is then offered a payment worth hundreds of pounds and asked to submit their payment card details to get the funds.

A statement from the council said: “Please be aware that Fife Council have not sent out this email and would not contact customers in this way.”