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IRS Gives Billions in Tax Refunds to Illegals

Gus85 Wrote: May 22, 2012 5:36 PM
Are you saying that illegals can pay MINUS $5000 in taxes ? ( they get $5000 more back thean they ever paid ? ) Is this true of citizens of the united states as well ???? If so, this practice should stop immediately for all participants ..... legal or illegal 99guspuppet
WTHR, the NBC affiliate in Indianapolis, recently reported about how millions of illegal aliens are getting billions of dollars in U.S. tax refunds without having paid a dime in income taxes. The story instantly went viral because it's true. You won't believe what illegals are getting away with, and our government is enabling them.

Here's how it works.

Illegal immigrants cannot qualify for legitimate Social Security numbers, which would entitle them to work legally in the U.S. and file income tax returns, but the Internal Revenue Service allows them to apply for nine-digit individual taxpayer identification numbers, or ITINs, which also are used...