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IRS Paid $6 billion In Child Tax Credits To People Who Weren’t Eligible!

WASHINGTON (AP) — The IRS paid at least $6 billion in child tax credits in 2013 to people who weren’t eligible to receive them, a government investigator said Tuesday. Payments went to families that mistakenly claimed the tax credit or claimed the wrong amount, as well as taxpayers who committed fraud, according to an audit…