Individual Tax Preparer

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No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 28, 2010
Laurinburg , NC
United States
North Carolina US
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Eight cabinets full of tax records were stolen from a residence.  The records belonged to a deceased tax preparer named Ester Gaino and go back to at least five years ago.  It seems that the thief or thieves were looking for information that could be used to commit identity theft.