City of Wadsworth issues warning about tax refund scams

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WADSWORTH (WJW)-The city of Wadsworth is issuing a warning to residents and businesses involving tax refunds and utility bill rebates.

According to their Facebook post, there have been several scams targeting people across the community.

The city is reminding residents, they don’t reach out to customers via automated phone calls nor do they  request personal information in this manner.

Please be cautious before giving sensitive personal information over the telephone.

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