The IRS is beginning to win its fight against tax refund fraud. Federal prosecutors have tracked down the suspects in a Pittsburgh case in which several identity thieves stole data from hundreds of UPMC employees and filed false tax returns.
See the full article in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.
For additional posts about IRS efforts to fight tax return fraud and ways you can protect yourself from identity theft, click on the links below:
- IRS Cracks Down on Identity Theft
- IRS Joining Forces with the Private Sector to Fight Identity Theft
- Want to See the Tax Return Filed with Your Stolen Identity?
- Discussing Security at Home