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Figured since I'm working at the IRS, I could at least pass on stuff that may be of interest to people.
Anyway, here's the meat of it:
Instead of the usual April 15 deadline, everybody has until April 17 this year.
Want to know more? FAQ here:
http://www.irs.gov/newsroom/article/0,, ... 95,00.html
I can see it now..."What was your total earned income in platinum on Everquest?"
"How much did you donate to n00bs beggings for money?"
P.S Yes, there is an article on this....and they are saying since game money can be directly translated into American Dollars(via people who sell platinum etc) then it is a taxable income because it has value.
Well in that case, sex should be taxed too. Sex can be directly translated into $ (via people who sell sex)and they are saying since game money can be directly translated into American Dollars(via people who sell platinum etc) then it is a taxable income because it has value.
Now residing in WoW
I guess a lot of this came about from Second Life (an online 3d virtual avatar chat) where some people are making over $100,000 a year selling virtual clothing. One guy said he was worth over 1 million in online real estate :p
Yes, earnings from prostitution is taxable. The federal government even owned a brothel at one point about 7 or 8 years ago after siezing it for unpaid taxes, iirc.
Okay, now that we have managed to include Everquest Sex, and Taxation into this topic, I wonder if we can include my other passion of Flying. I know many will be inclined to tell me to take a flying....