Sharon Palmer

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Was faulty CT tax mailing a huge privacy violation?

Could 27,000 Connecticut residents’ Social Security numbers have been mailed – along with their names and addresses – to households other than their own? A top Republican lawmaker demanded answers Monday after reviewing one of the thousands of faulty tax forms the state Labor Department acknowledged sending out late last week. House Minority Leader Lawrence F. Cafero, R-Norwalk, also said he wants to know if the state mailed incorrect tax data regarding unemployment recipients to the IRS. “How did this happen? To what extent did this happen?” Cafero said during a midafternoon news conference at the State Capitol, adding that a letter seeking details was being sent to the department. Continue Reading →

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