Q: How can a hospital put a claim on my taxes that's over 5 years old
A: The income tax refund intercept program helps the State of Alabama recover funds from individuals who have not paid debts owed to the State. In 1981, the Alabama Legislature passed an Act that authorized the Department of Revenue to intercept refunds from individuals owing balance to certain State agencies. The Act was amended in 2004 to add the Alabama Judicial System as one of those state agencies.
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