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Revenue Department Encourages Students to E-fileSubmitted: 03/05/2013
Story By The Associated Press

STATEWIDE - The Wisconsin Department of Revenue is encouraging college students who worked in the state last year to file their taxes electronically before spring break.

The department says by using e-file students can receive tax refunds in just days.

The department encourages everyone to use e-file, but it's using the upcoming spring break holiday to make a concerted pitch to college students.

Most people already file electronically. The department says about 80 percent of the roughly 3 million tax returns submitted will come electronically.



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