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March 2022

By Nathan J. Richman and Mary Katherine Browne
February 21, 2022

Some cryptocurrency proponents enthusiastically welcomed the news that the government offered to settle a cryptocurrency staker’s tax claim, but tax professionals said it might not mean much, at least not yet.

On February 3 Joshua and Jessica Jarrett filed a notice in their tax refund case, Jarrett v. United States, No. 3:21-cv-00419 (M.D. Tenn. 2021), notifying the court of two letters they’d exchanged with the Justice Department…