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Hit by a ransomware attack? Your payment may be tax deductible

·5 min read
Hit by a ransomware attack? Your payment may be tax deductible

As ransomware attacks surge, the FBI is doubling down on its guidance to affected businesses: Don't pay the cybercriminals. But the U.S. government also offers a little-noticed incentive for those who do pay: The ransoms may be tax deductible.