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East Liverpool authorities warn of door-to-door tax scam

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EAST LIVERPOOL, Ohio - An East Liverpool city official is warning residents not to open their doors for anyone they don't know in light of a possible scam.

Tax Commissioner Tracey Tennant says a homeowner reported that a man showed up at her door on Wednesday saying he was collecting delinquent city taxes.

The man tried to enter the house.

Tennant says she knew it was a scam because she only has two employees working for her and they are both women. She also says people don't go door-to-door to collect taxes.

Tennant says a police report has been filed, and only one case has been reported.

"I want people to know that we do not go door-to-door, and do not let anyone into your house if you don't know them," she says.

 

 

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