Is your share of more than a billion dollars waiting for you? - WDAM-TV 7-News, Weather, Sports-Hattiesburg, MS

Is your share of more than a billion dollars waiting for you?

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WDAM) - The Internal Revenue Service has more than $1,000,000,000 -- that's right, a billion dollars -- to give away.

The IRS is sitting on that much money because some people didn't file their tax returns in 2008.

How so, you ask?

IRS officials say some people didn't have enough income to file a tax return -- but still had taxes withheld from their wages, or made quarterly payments.

For more details, visit www.irs.gov or call 1-800-TAX-FORM.  If you're due a refund from 2008, you must file a return by April 17th.    

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