-To keep their identity and confidential information secure when filing taxes and making payments online:
Protect PCs, financial files on computers, smart phones, tablets and Internet connection with strong passwords.
- Choose hard-to-guess passwords for e-filing and m-filing, change them regularly and keep them safe.
- Avoid clicking on suspicious links in e-mail or instant messages as these may be links to fake or phishing websites. Type Web addresses directly into the browser rather than clicking on links from email or instant message.
- Never reply to requests for personal information in SMS and email messages that ask for personal or financial information or passwords. When in doubt, contact LHDNM directly for verification (Hotline: 1300-88-3010)
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