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The Taxman Cometh: Cryptocurrency and the IRS

The IRS recently announced “Operation Hidden Treasure,” aimed at identifying unreported crypto-related income. This is just the latest effort by the IRS to crack down on unreported income from cryptocurrency activity.

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Notice 501 - Balance Due Notice

One of the more common letters sent out by the IRS is Notice CP501. This notice acts as the first step by the IRS to collect on money that is due.

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Letter 525 - Notice of Proposed Adjustment

This week we continue our look at common IRS letters and notices. Letter 525, sometimes called the 30-day letter, is a notice of proposed adjustment to your return. It is called a 30-day letter because you only have a 30-day window to respond to it.

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Form 668-A - Notice of Levy

Last week, we looked at CP504, the warning the IRS gives before issuing a levy. This week, we are looking at Form 668-A. The IRS will send this form to both the taxpayer and the business that will have to turn over the taxpayer’s property, such as a bank.

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