IRS

sex work

#ThotAudit Is Compiling Massive Databases of Sex Workers and Reporting Them to PayPal

Some of the spreadsheets contain nearly 200,000 entries.
Samantha Cole
12.4.18
sex work

People Are Threatening to Report Sex Workers to the IRS in #ThotAudit

By encouraging people to report sex workers to the IRS, online harassers are putting them at risk.
Samantha Cole
11.26.18
The Taxman Cometh

Coinbase Ordered to Turn Over Identities of 14,355 Cryptocurrency Traders to the IRS

The exchange lost a legal battle and now Bitcoin’s tax problem is coming to a head.
Daniel Oberhaus
11.29.17
Internet Police

IRS Cybercrime Agent Lurks Dark Web Subreddit Looking For Hackers

Even the taxman lurks on r/DarkNetMarkets.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
10.17.17
payback

We Talked to the Hacker Who Flooded Alleged IRS Scammers With Robocalls

A telephonic DDoS worthy of a top spot on r/justiceporn.
Danny Paez
6.26.17
dark web

Here's an IRS Contract With a Dark Web Intel Firm

The Internal Revenue Service paid Flashpoint $65,000.
Joseph Cox
4.25.17
Turbotax

I'm a Victim of Tax Season Cybercrime

And we are all victims of our unnecessarily convoluted tax system.
Sarah Jeong
4.19.17
Bitcoin

How Coinbase Traders Are Fighting Back IRS Attempts to Reveal Their Identities

With the IRS attempting to force Coinbase to disclose the identities of its users, several users have identified themselves and attempted to intervene in the litigation. Who will prevail?
Oliver Lee Bateman
1.6.17
Bitcoin

IRS Demands Identities of All US Coinbase Traders Over Three Year Period

Coinbase has some 4.8 million users and 10.6 million wallets, according to the site's own figures.
Joseph Cox
11.18.16
Opinion

How to End Death and Taxes

What's the point of taxes if no one works?
Zoltan Istvan
3.8.16
short circuit

The IRS Vastly Underestimated How Many Tax Forms Hackers Accessed

An additional 390,000 taxpayers were affected.
Clinton Nguyen
8.17.15
Motherboard Blog

The IRS Isn't Sure How Bitcoin Will Be Taxed

As it stands, the IRS's rules are pretty cryptic.
Max Cherney
1.16.14
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