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The Internal Revenue Service is once again reminding those taxpayers that claim the Earned Income Credit or the additional Child Tax Credit that those returns will not be available this year as early as in past years.

Michael Devine with the IRS office in St Louis says the idea behind the new plan is to eliminate tax fraud by the criminals as much as possible…

Devine stresses that as a result, those taxpayers waiting for those returns will likely have to wait until just about March 1st to get their refund checks…

Devine also urges taxpayers to go ahead and file their returns just like they normally would…