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Subject:  You are in a higher tax bracket
From:  "Tax Commissar" <>
Date:  Fri, 12 Feb 2010 06:46:19 -0800

A Scam Email with the Subject "You are in a higher tax bracket" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 12 Feb 2010 06:46:19 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "Tax Commissar" <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear taxpayer,

The Federal income tax is a progressive tax, meaning that the more you earn, the higher your tax rate. Your tax rate depends not just upon your taxable income, but also upon your filing status (single, married filing jointly, etc.).

You're in a higher tax bracket because:
- your annual income for the last tax year has increased.

Please review your annual tax report immediately at:
get report