December 1, 2015, Washington D.C. - The Network Branded Prepaid Card Association (NBPCA) announced today that Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Commissioner John
Online PR News – 08-December-2015 – New York – IRS Commissioner Koskinen to Keynote NBPCA’s 2016 Power of Prepaid® Conference
December 1, 2015, Washington D.C. - The Network Branded Prepaid Card Association (NBPCA) announced today that Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Commissioner John Koskinen will keynote the 2016 Power of Prepaid® Conference.
Commissioner Koskinen’saddress to the conference will focus on the formation and importance of the IRS Security Summit, an unprecedented partnership between the IRS, states, and industry to identify and combat stolen identity refund fraud. The NBPCAand its members are active participants in the financial services working group of the IRS Security Summit. The Commissioner’s speech will underscore the importance of all stakeholders working together to help solve this problem and will highlight the strong working relationship between the IRS and the NBPCA and its members.
“We are honored to have Commissioner Koskinen speak at the 2016 Power of Prepaid® to highlight the important work being done together to combat tax fraud and protect Americans,” said Brad Fauss, President and CEO of NBPCA. “We look forward to continuing our collaborative efforts to find creative solutions and implement additional safeguards to protect taxpayers against stolen identity refund fraud.”
The sixth annual event will take place April 27-29, 2016 in Washington D.C. at the historic Watergate Hoteland will also feature innovative sessionsregarding legislation, regulation and prepaid product innovation with industry leaders, prepaid experts, members of Congress, regulators and law enforcement representatives. The event will focus on the major topics impacting the growth, innovation, and continued success of the prepaid industry.
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About the NBPCA
The NBPCA is a non-profit trade association representing a diverse group of organizations that support network branded prepaid cards and other forms of prepaid access used by consumers, businesses and governments. The NBPCA’s members include prepaid access providers and sellers, in addition to financial institutions, card networks, processors, program managers, marketing and incentive companies, card manufacturers and distributors, and law and media firms. The NBPCA is active on behalf of its members to inform and educate government officials, the media and consumers about these important payment products that provide critical access to financial services for the underbanked and underserved, as well as convenience, security and efficiency to users. For additional information follow us on twitter @NBPCA or visit www.NBPCA.org.
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