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* Uncle Sam Moves To Control Cryptocurrency – A federal court authorized the IRS to gather information about cryptocurrency users who could be violating tax laws, the Justice Department announced, A District of Massachusetts federal court authorized the IRS’s use of a John Doe summons.
* the IRS asks tax filers whether they received, sold, sent or exchanged cryptocurrency. The IRS sent letters to more than 10,000 taxpayers who used cryptocurrency and have failed to report their income, according to CNBC . Two days before the John Doe summons on Circle was authorized, the Justice Department filed a petition for leave to serve a summons on Payward Ventures , also known as “Kraken,” a digital currency exchange, Forbes reported.