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Wilmington, VT Old Home Week 2020
 
Time to get a committee lined up and set a date for Wilmington Old Home Week 2020.
 
Please join the former Old Home Week Committee on Thursday August 23rd. 7:00 p.m.
5 Lisle Hill at the Historical Society to help form a 2020 committee and put the planning process in motion.
 
If you can not make this first meeting but would like to be informed of future meetings or would like more information please leave a message at the society (802) 464-0200.
 
Hope to see lots of volunteers step up for an important Wilmington event.

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The IRS Tax Scam is making the rounds again. There seems to be an uptick in the amount of calls that folks are receiving saying they “owe money” and are about to be arrested. Remind those that get these calls that the IRS does not work that way.

From the IRS website: www.irs.gov

“The IRS will never:

– Call to demand immediate payment, nor will the agency call about taxes owed without first having mailed you a bill.
– Demand that you pay taxes without giving you the opportunity to question or appeal the amount they say you owe.
– Require you to use a specific payment method for your taxes, such as a prepaid debit card.
– Ask for credit or debit card numbers over the phone.
– Threaten to bring in local police or other law-enforcement groups to have you arrested for not paying.

If you get a phone call from someone claiming to be from the IRS and asking for money, here’s what you should do:

– If you know you owe taxes or think you might owe, call the IRS at 1-800-829-1040. The IRS workers can help you with a payment issue.
– If you know you don’t owe taxes or have no reason to believe that you do, report the incident to the TIGTA at 1-800-366-4484 or at www.tigta.gov.
– If you’ve been targeted by this scam, also contact the Federal Trade Commission and use their “FTC Complaint Assistant” at FTC.gov. Please add &quotIRS Telephone Scam&quot to the comments of your complaint.

Remember, too, the IRS does not use email, text messages or any social media to discuss your personal tax issue involving bills or refunds. For more information on reporting tax scams, go to www.irs.gov and type “scam” in the search box.

Additional information about tax scams is available on IRS social media sites, including YouTube http://www.youtube.com/irsvideos and Tumblr http://internalrevenueservice.tumblr.com, where people can search “scam” to find all the scam-related posts.”

More information can be found here: https://www.irs.gov/newsroom/tax-scamsconsumer-alerts

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The Wilmington Police Department is accepting applications for a full-time police officer position.   We are seeking positive, self-motivated individuals to join our police force, individuals who want to contribute to community engaging activities and making Wilmington a safer place for all that live and visit here.  Our officers work four days per week, 10 hours each day for 40 hours, with the expectation of working overtime as needed.  Officers will receive paid vacation,VMERS plan D retirement, paid sick time, health insurance and holiday pay. Applicants not already Vermont full time certified must be able to perform essential job functions as well passing all the requirements for entry into the Vermont Police Academy.  A Hiring bonus of up to $5000 for applicants that are already full time certified in Vermont.  A $2500.00 hiring bonus for officer’s with Vermont part time level II certification that are ready to work and attend the next available Level III class at Vermont Police Academy.  Applications are available on the Town of Wilmington website. Please send completed applications to Chief of Police, PO Box 217, Wilmington, VT 05363.  The position will remain posted until it is filled. The town of Wilmington is an Equal opportunity employer.

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