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IRS Gives Billions in Tax Refunds to Illegals

PositivelyUp Wrote: May 24, 2012 9:03 AM
It's a good thing someone is looking closer at tax returns and wondering why these numbers skyrocketed from 2005! There is no mention of reported payouts beyond 2005 that I can find...but sure they were going up back then. No one noticed it.. Dump the IRS and their attorneys...shame,shame,shame. Don't they work for us?
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.

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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...