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Avoiding and reporting fraud

How to report benefit fraud

If you think someone is committing benefit fraud you can report them to the Department for Work and Pensions. You can report a benefit cheat online or by contacting the National Benefit Fraud Hotline (calls are free and confidential). Please call 0800 854 440 or 0800 328 0512 (textphone).

How to avoid fraud when buying a used vehicle

Before buying a used vehicle make sure you take steps to ensure you are not a victim of vehicle crime. Buyer Beware is a scheme available from the DVLA to help you.

Does your employer deduct income tax and national insurance?

If you are employed by a company and they do not pay income tax and national insurance they may be committing fraud. You can report this through the Tax Evasion Hotline.

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