IRS program has paid billions in federal dollars to aliens under the guise of a 'tax credit'
The president’s proposed 2018 budget would put a stop to a government program that has paid out more than $35 billion over the past ten years to illegal immigrants in lump-sum payments, disguised as a “tax credit.”
The use of the credit by illegal immigrants, which has allowed them to get up to $1,000 for each child they claim, including children who are not theirs and who don’t live in the United States, has been referred to as “a multi-billion-dollar fraud scheme” that has taken money out of the hands of hard-working Americans.
“It’s a huge expense coming out of the pocket of American taxpayers.”
It’s called the “Additional Child Tax Credit” — but in application it is not really a credit at all.
Thousands of illegal immigrants file tax returns every year using a taxpayer identification number issued by...Read More HERE