American Sues The IRS

One of the former users of the Coinbase crypto exchange, Jim Harper, has filed a lawsuit against the United States Internal Revenue Service (IRS).

Reason for lawsuit

Harper's complaint lies in disagreement with a letter that was sent by the aforementioned federal agency last year. The fact is that in the summer of 2019, tax officials sent a letter to more than 10 thousand traders of the Coinbase crypto platform.

Content of the letter

In this letter, they insisted on the need to pay taxes, and also stated that Harper paid less than he should.

Harper's position

The plaintiff stated that he regularly pays taxes in full. He accuses the tax office, personally the chairman of the department, as well as 10 specific employees, of violating the 4th and 5th amendments to the US Constitution which guarantee the privacy of people