AMHERST COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — The Amherst County Sheriff’s Office is warning people about a tax scam.

The sheriff’s office says that scammers are posing as the Commissioner of the Revenue office and calling people about paying their taxes. The scammer calls from 434-946-1118 and you are asked to push a button to pay your taxes, according to authorities.

Deputies urge people not to fall for this scam and if you have any questions about your taxes call 434-946-9310.