Put phone down on bogus callers

Reference: 

043/11

Date: 

15/04/2011

Residents in East Cambridgeshire are being warned to hang up on bogus callers offering Council Tax rebates.

The warning comes after a resident reported being offered a £7,000 Council Tax rebate but only if they paid the administration costs of £95. The resident ended up paying out more money after feeling pressurised by the caller.

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The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:Put phone down on bogus callers