U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson (D-FL) is calling for new and tougher federal laws to crackdown on identity thieves who use someone else’s name to steal their tax refunds.
A Miami woman was found guilty on Monday in a Miami courtroom for a tax refund scam that enabled her to receive thousands of dollars in fraudulent refunds from the government.
Do you need a little extra cash? Everyone’s favorite tax agency might be holding it for you. $61 million is waiting to be claimed, and more than 62,000 Florida residents are entitled to the money, according to the Internal Revenue Service.
The Internal Revenue Service has a message for taxpayers eager to learn the status of their tax refund: Please don’t check the IRS website every five minutes — once a day is enough.
Millions of people are getting a jump on filing their tax returns now that they have received their W-2s and 1099 forms. And for most, the incentive to get moving is to get that tax refund in their bank account as soon as possible.
A Tamarac man is behind bars after he was charged with ten counts of identity theft.
How would you feel if you found out you gave the US government cash that should be in your pocket? The feds say in Florida alone they are holding $67 million they owe people– maybe you –simply because you haven’t asked for it back, and time is running out.
If you thought you were ahead of the game by filing your federal tax return early so you could get your refund faster, think again.-
Uncle Sam owes more than 100 thousand taxpayers nationwide money. The problem is, however, ‘he’ can’t find them.
It’s a sign more than 100-thousand taxpayers nationwide may be more worried about meeting this years’ April 18th tax deadline than figuring out what happened to their last missing refund check they were supposed to […]