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Why Should Companies Care About Identity Theft?

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Criminals are increasingly stealing tax refunds by obtaining personally identifiable information about individuals and using that information to file fraudulent tax refunds.  The IRS identified $6.5 billion in identity-related tax refund fraud last year.  CNN Presents recently investigated the crime and, as Randi Kaye explained in this news report, it is “one of the biggest,… Continue Reading