E-filing Technology Increasing Tax Return Fraud

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With April 15 looming, tax-filing software makes paying the US Treasury more convenient — but it's also created a new industry for financial fraud. The IRS says it distributed $5.2 billion in fake tax refunds in 2013 alone. Richard Rubin reports on tax policy for Bloomberg News.

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Guest:
Richard Rubin - Wall Street Journal - @RichardRubinDC

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Katie Cooper, Sáša Woodruff