The Indiana Department of Revenue Employs Data Analytics to Save Millions

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According to the 2018 Report to the Nations—a study of more than 2,690 occupational fraud cases published by the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners—proactive data monitoring/analysis reduced the duration and median loss due to occupational fraud by 58 percent and 52 percent, respectively.

The Indiana Department of Revenue recently experienced some of these savings by using proactive data monitoring/analysis. According to the Northwest Indiana Times, the Indiana Department of Revenue stopped $9.7 million in improper payments during the 2018 budget year due to identity theft prevention and refund fraud detection programs. The Indiana Department of Revenue has become a national leader in tax fraud prevention by combining innovative technology and dedicated fraud monitoring specialists, along with partnerships with other tax agencies.

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