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Prepaid Debit Cards for Income Tax Refunds

Tax Act

Don’t look now but prepaid debit cards are making their way into our income tax system. Several State Governments and now the Federal Government are experimenting with ways to refund taxpayers directly to reloadable debit cards instead of the usual tax checks. I guess we shouldn’t be surprised.

For a few years now several government agencies on all levels – all the way down to the county and municipal levels – have been trying feverishly to cut costs. Well, it turns out that one of the more expensive things they do is cut checks in order to pay out … Read more at 2008 Taxes.