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Friday Lost + Found

Ohio Oops -- The Ohio Division of Unclaimed Funds recently issued 1099 tax forms to those individuals who claimed abandoned property from the state during the prior year. Unfortunately, i t appears that many of the forms were not sent to the correct individuals . Those who may be affected are encouraged to c ontact the Division of Unclaimed Funds for more information and a free year of identity theft protection. Municipal Unclaimed Funds -- While we focus most of our attention on unclaimed property held by state governments, municipalities and counties may also hold unclaimed property. A municipal or county government may be holding payment refunds, jury service checks, or deposit refunds for rightful owners who have not claimed those amounts. For example, CBS 58 in Milwaukee report s that Milwaukee County is holding more than $2.2 million in unclaimed funds for its residents and business partners. 2016 Uniform Act News -- The Revised Uniform Unclaimed Property Act wa