BEYOND PARODY: The IRS Reminds Thieves That They Have to Pay Taxes on Stolen Property

The Internal Revenue Service is now reminding thieves that they must report income gained through their crimes.

This would be hilarious, if it wasn’t also a stark reminder of how normalized crimes like robbery and shoplifting have become in recent years.

It gets more difficult to distinguish between parody and reality every day…

“If you steal property, you must report its FMV (Fair Market Value) in your income in the year you steal it, unless in the same year you return it to its rightful owner,” the rule reads.

Approved – Sully


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