Pinal County treasurer issues warning on tax scammer targeting residents


Pinal County Treasurer Michael McCord warns residents of a person going door-to-door fraudulently claiming to represent Pinal County and asking for tax payments.

McCord released a statement via a YouTube video regarding the scam, emphasizing the Pinal County Treasurer’s Office does not collect taxes in this manner and urged residents to not make any payments if approached by such a person.

McCord also advises those who may encounter the fraud to contact their local law enforcement agency immediately and report it. The Treasurer’s Office is actively pursuing the crime with officers.

Meanwhile, the Treasurer’s Office is stepping up efforts to educate residents about the scam and how to avoid becoming a victim.

For more information, please contact the Treasurer’s Office directly.