There's new tax technology and Alabama's the first to use it.
And you're thinking, did I hear that right? Alabama's on the forefront of technology?
The purpose of the eID is to protect you against identity theft. But you also get priority processing of your refund.
In other words, it's like getting the Fast Pass at the House of Mouse. Your tax return goes to the front of the line.
Does it work? Is it safe? The company that's operating it says yes and yes. Read more below.
We'll find out more as soon as people start trying it.
And yes, it's available in your app store for both iPhone and Android.
Only in Alabama can taking a selfie shorten your wait for your state tax refund.https://t.co/jtCV2mlUg3— NBC 15 (@mynbc15) February 6, 2018
IDEMIA and the Alabama Department of Revenue have announced the full-scale deployment of the #electronicID app (Alabama eID) to protect residents against state income tax refund theft. @AlabamaRevenue #AlabamaeID https://t.co/4uZl82D4jr pic.twitter.com/01Zj3rWWIB— IDEMIA (@IdemiaGroup) January 29, 2018