Illegal Immigrants Filing Tax Returns Dropping under Trump

The exterior of the Internal Revenue Service building in Washington March 22, 2013. (Susan Walsh/AP)
While Americans are scrambling to meet the 2016 tax filing deadline, the number of illegal immigrants submitting their returns in the present climate are reportedly down significantly. Also, a Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA) report exposing significant refund fraud has “most certainly contributed to it,” says the taxpayer advocate department within the IRS.