Center 4 Health Enlightenment Enrichment Empowerment Renewal Services (CHEERS)

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September 27, 2012
Phoenix , AZ
United States
Arizona US
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A dishonest employee accessed and misused CHEERS client names, Social Security numbers, and birth dates.  She, her sister, and her husband filed 180 tax returns under stolen identities and claimed over $1 million in tax refunds. The three face between three years and five years in prison.