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Tax Fraud Video

To professional identity thieves like Ray, tax time is the best and busiest time of the year.

Mail is so easy to steal, and mail at tax time contains so much personal and business tax information (not to mention checks), identity thieves are amongst the few people in the world who get excited when tax time rolls around.

In the excerpt from our upcoming documentary series In The Company of Thieves, Ray explains why tax refund fraud is so easy and lucrative.

You can learn more about Ray and the documentary by clicking on this link.

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