Liberty Tax Service

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No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
December 13, 2010
Portsmouth , VA
United States
Virginia US
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Personal tax documents were left exposed in a dumpster. The tax documents had Social Security numbers, addresses and financial information. The company did not reveal how the documents may have found their way into the dumpster, but said that it was against company policy to leave them exposed and intact. At least one person had their tax information from 2008 exposed.  The number of documents was described as "mounds".