Tax filing software caught sending personal financial information to Meta: report

Several tax preparation services have been found to be sending sensitive financial information to Meta, including people’s income, filing status, and even amounts earned in college scholarships.

Information comes through a research report from The Markup (opens in new tab), which alleges that Meta Pixel’s implementation of tax filing services led to inadvertent data collection on Meta’s part.

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