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Feds raid Riverview home in tax fraud investigation

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Authorities executed a search warrant at a home in Riverview in connection with an investigation into suspected tax refund fraud and identity theft.

Investigators found debit cards, personal information and signs of identity theft and tax refund fraud at the home at 10416 Boyette Creek Blvd. in Riverview, said Corp. Bruce Crumpler of the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office.

Deputies confiscated items believed to have bought with ill-gotten gains from the alleged scheme, including children's ATVs and motorized scooters. The residents living in the home were doing so with public assistance under Section 8 housing, Crumpler said.

No one was arrested in the operation on Thursday. The sheriff's office and the IRS are investigating.

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