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Center for Identity Management
and Information Protection
Dr. Donald Rebovich,
Executive Director
Utica College
1600 Burrstone Road
Utica, NY 13502

November 2016 News Archive

USA Today , November 3, 2016

IRS says 2016 crackdown helped slow identity theft, tax refund fraud

By Kevin McCoy

Commissioner John Koskinen told a senate panel that the IRS continues to battle a gowing problem of stolen identity refund fraud. He outlined who the perpetrators are, and how they try to impersonate taxpayers. full article , November 2, 2016

With medical identity theft on the rise, follow these tips to stay safe

By Monica Laliberte

Although many people are more aware than ever about how to protect themselves from identity theft, experts say a specific type of theft is on the rise. full article