If you receive an email from CRA (Canada Revenue Agency) asking you to click a link to find out about your tax refund, beware! this is a scam. CRA has issued a warning to all Canadians to watch out for these scam emails that may result in identity theft. For more information, check out Revenue Canada website re CRA Phising email scams.
Ottawa, Ontario, December 10 2013… The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) warns all Canadians to beware of telephone calls, mail, or email that claim to be from the CRA but are not. These are phishing scams that could result in identity thefts. Email scams may also contain embedded malware, or malicious software, that can harm your computer and put your personal information at risk. The CRA does not email Canadians to request personal information.