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Venmo, The $600 Threshold, And You: What’s An (Honest) Taxpayer To Do?
Without better outreach and communication from the IRS, the new $600 reporting threshold might drive more otherwise law-abiding taxpayers to work around the reporting rule.
April 5, 2023
Lower 1099-K Threshold Would Put Gig Workers on More-Equal Footing
As of 2021, about 16 percent of Americans had earned money through an online gig work platform . While contract labor is not new, the...
January 20, 2023
The IRS’s Christmas Gift to Airbnb and PayPal Is a Loss for Law-Abiding Taxpayers
Third-party payment platforms such as Airbnb, eBay, and PayPal found a surprise gift from the Biden Administration in their Christmas stockings last month—one that likely...
January 11, 2023
Steven M. Rosenthal
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