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Government targets benefit cheats

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Benefit cheats living abroad could be costing the British taxpayer as much as £63 million every year.

The government is set to announce a crackdown and wants people to report expats cheating the system.

The BBC's Jenny Hill went to Spain where many people believe benefit fraud is widespread.

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