Alert: The Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts (CPA) has been notified of phishing emails that resemble Advance Payment Notifications and may reference the Comptroller of Public Accounts or Susan Combs.
These emails are not created or distributed by the CPA and are intended to deceive the recipient into divulging personal or sensitive information and/or infecting the recipient’s computer with malware.
- Even if an email looks like an Advance Payment Notification, do not click on email links that ask you to “open this link” or “browse this link.”
- If you believe you have accessed a suspicious link, do not enter your user ID or password.
You can securely access the Search State Payments Issued Application directly by typing “www.window.state.tx.us” into your browser. Click on the e-SERVICES tab in the banner at the top, then click on “Search State Payments Issued (for state payees)” under State Payments.