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IRS chasing children to pay family members' old debts

IRS 1040 Tax Form Being Filled Out
IRS 1040 Tax Form Being Filled Out
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Your taxes are due tomorrow and while some people could get a return, there are others who will owe the government not just for their own taxes but for old debts racked up by family members.

The practice was first reported by the Washington Post and has prompted calls for changes by some lawmakers. For more, we're joined by Marc Fisher, senior editor at the Washington Post.