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In addition to the stress of filing your taxes every April, local law enforcement officials want you to be aware of possible tax scams.


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Scammers are targeting more residents in Washtenaw County in a phone call scam. 


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The Washtenaw County Sheriff's Office is warning residents about two phone scams. 


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At least two Washtenaw County residents recently received phone calls claiming to be from the county's Warrants Division.  In reality, they were phone scams seeking a $500 money card. Washtenaw County Sheriff's officials say some simple guidelines should be followed when people receive suspicious calls.