Tax Related Identity Thief with the IRS
On May 16, a bipartisan bill was passed by the House of Representatives, HR 3832, in an attempt to deter a tax related identity thief. The bill provides for several new defensive programs and measures that will hopefully impede efforts by identity thieves.
Following is a brief outline of the bill:
- An office within the IRS will be created as a contact point for victims of identity thieves.