Smithers RCMP are warning of a number of scams in the area.
Police say residents received calls or emails from people identifying themselves as Revenue Canada affiliates.
The callers are offering additional tax refunds for the 2015 year or demand payment for overdue taxes.
Police say the contacts are a scam and that you should never provide any personal or banking information.
The Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre is advising to not open emails when senders are unknown.
Potential spam or related material can be reported through the Spam Reporting Centre.