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Old 04-14-2008, 01:05 AM
 
Location: Tennessee/Michigan
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The tax system collects its due, even from a class of workers with little likelihood of claiming a refund and no hope of drawing a Social Security check.

At tax time, illegal immigrants are paying too - Tax Tactics - MSNBC.com
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Old 04-14-2008, 09:39 AM
 
Location: Arizona
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The agency estimates that for 2005, the last year for which figures are available, about $9 billion in taxes was paid on about $75 billion in wages from people who filed W2 forms with incorrect or mismatched data, which would include illegal immigrants who drew paychecks under fake names and Social Security numbers.
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Nine billion dollars sounds like a lot of money, and it is, but it is only about 1.5 percent of the total $593 billion paid into Social Security in 2005.
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