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CA Inc to pay $45 mln to resolve false claims allegations -US Justice Dept

WASHINGTON, March 10 (Reuters) - Information technology firm CA Inc has agreed to pay $45 million to resolve allegations it made false statements and claims involving a U.S. government contract, the Justice Department said on Friday.

The agreement resolves claims that New York-based CA provided false information to the General Services Administration about discounts it gave commercial customers for its software licenses and maintenance services, the department said in a statement.

(Reporting by Eric Beech)