Cherwell District Council – ‘Council Tax Overpayments’

Cherwell District Council have posted the following alert on their website regarding reports that some residents have been contacted about refunds for ‘Council Tax Overpayments’.

Cherwell District Council do not contact customers by telephone about Council Tax overpayments. 
If you receive one of these phone calls, do not give out your personal information or bank details. Put the phone down straight away. 
Please call the Police via 101 and/or contact Action Fraud by phone on 0300 123 2040 or via the Action Fraud website – https://www.actionfraud.police.uk/

If you have already received one of these phone calls and given out your bank details, please contact your bank as soon as possible.