Identity theft spreads to tax refunds: Cybercriminals file with others’ ID – Post

Posted: Friday, February 27, 2015 7:10 pm

Identity theft spreads to tax refunds: Cybercriminals file with others’ ID

Joe Taschler, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (TNS)

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MILWAUKEE — April 15 is still a ways away, but a growing number of Americans may be surprised to learn that someone has already filed their tax returns for them — and also made off with their tax refunds.

Taxpayers as well as state and federal tax collection agencies are facing the problem with alarming frequency.

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