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Resource ID: #21823
Subject: Taxes
Source: WESH-TV (Orlando, Fla.)
Date: 11/16-11/19



This series of three reports revealed that inmates were filing for tax returns with false information and receiving refunds. On average, inmates got about $5000 back. Prisoners work with contacts on the outside who cash the checks. The prisoners seem to have nothing to lose because many are already serving life in prison.

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