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As our loved ones age, it’s our responsibility to make sure they are able to live well and as independently as possible by ensuring they have access to the information and resources they need.
Another tax day has come and gone. Iowans across the Third District have filed their tax forms with the Internal Revenue Service and too many have experienced frustrations over a lack of customer service, complicated process, or getting answers to basic questions. Unfortunately, too many were also targeted by identity thieves and scammers who impersonate the IRS. These criminals can upend lives in a matter of minutes.
The Justice for Victims of IRS Scams and Identity Theft Act of 2018, authored by Congressman David Young, passed the U.S. House of Representatives by a vote of 403-3 today.
Iowa Congressman David Young's legislation, the Justice for Victims of IRS Scams and Identity Theft Act of 2018, was debated today in the U.S. House of Representatives. A vote is expected Wednesday.
The bill would require the Attorney General and Treasury Secretary to submit reports to Congress detailing how they have prosecuted identity theft crimes and what resources are needed to assist victims of identity theft and fraud. The reports will also include recommendations on how the federal government can better combat identity theft.
Iowa Congressman David Young introduced the IRS Fair Appeals Saving Taxpayers (FAST) Act (H.R.
With a goal of protecting the personal information and savings of the people of Iowa, I founded the Bipartisan Congressional Task Force to Combat Identity Theft and Fraud in early 2016. As chairman of this group, I am dedicated to working for solutions that protect Iowans from hackers, scammers, thieves and fraudsters.
As I travel to each of the 16 counties of Iowa's Third Congressional District each and every month, I meet with Iowans to hear what is most important to them.
This week's :60 Second Survey asks you to tell me what one issue you think the United States Congress should be focusing on - if you were only able to choose just one.
As the co-founder of the bipartisan Congressional Task Force to Combat Identity Theft and Fraud, I am constantly receiving information and tips about the ever-growing list of scams targeting Americans – and especially college students.