The City Of Barrie is warning about a scam that has reached some residents.
These residents are receiving calls informing them that their tax payment is overdue and to hit a number to make payment. The city wants to let people know that these calls are not coming from the City of Barrie, nor does the City of Barrie accept credit card payments for tax.
If you have any questions regarding tax collection in Barrie, visit the city of Barrie website here.
For information on scams or to report deceptive telemarketing contact the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre online or toll free at 1-888-495-8501.If you believe you may be the victim of fraud or have given personal or financial information unwittingly, contact your local police service.