IRS: Identity Theft Reports Fall 71% in 3 Years
from Bloomberg BNA
The IRS and its partners in the Security Summit — the agency’s public-private partnership to combat identity tax fraud — are praising their effort’s progress, stating that reports of identity theft have fallen by 71%. Between 2015 and 2018, the number of filed identity theft affidavits fell to 199,000 reports in 2018 from 677,000 in 2015, the IRS said in an April 8 news release.
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