The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted every aspect of everyday life and one of the first changes in 2020 was the delay in the traditional income tax filing date. Soon thereafter millions of out-of-work Americans began to receive enhanced unemployment benefits and special small business loans. This caused an unprecedented spike in unemployment benefits fraud and what we now forsee will also impact the 2021 tax season. Host: James Lee, ITRC COO Guests: Jim Robnett, Deputy Chief of the IRS Criminal Investigation Division and Eva Velasquez, ITRC CEO Make sure to subscribe to future episodes! Check out our website: www.idtheftcenter.org/ Follow on LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/idtheftcenter/ Follow on Twitter: twitter.com/IDTheftCenter