Table of Contents:
Identity Theft: Trends and Issues
(Kristin M. Finklea, CRS)
Federal Laws Related to Identity Theft
(Gina Marie Stevens, CRS)
Taxes and Identity Theft: Status of IRS Initiatives to Help Victimized Taxpayers
(James R. White, Director, Strategic Issues, (GAO))
Statement of Douglas H. Shulman, Commisioner, Internal Revenue Service, before the Subcommittee on Government Organization, Efficiency and Financial Management, Hearing on "Identity Theft"
Statement of Nina E. Olson, National Taxpayer Advocate, before the Subcommittee on Fiscal Responsibility and Economic Growth, Committee on Finance, Hearing on "The Spread of Tax Fraud by Identity Theft: A Threat to Taxpayers, A Drain on the Public Treasury"
Tax Administration: IRS has Implemented Initiatives to Prevent, Detect, and Resolve Identity Theft-Related Problems, but Needs to Assess Their Effectiveness