The tag is present in Lintian version 2.104.328. That is the most recent version we know about.
The file name in the upstream source tree is not valid UTF-8. There is probably not much a maintainer can do other than ask upstream to package the sources differently.
Repacking may by an option, but it often has other drawbacks, such as the loss of a cryptographic chain of custody.
Unlike other file names in Lintian, which are printed in UTF-8, the attached reference shows the bytes used by the file system. Unprintable characters may have been replaced.
Please refer to Debian Policy Manual section 10.10 for details.