IRS has millions of people hired whose only job is to devise and craft various ways and means to tax the people. This army of million it seems does nothing but cook up ways on how to make the life of an average American edgy.
You can run but you cannot hide. Perhaps you can even hide, but IRS might get in touch with your through your cell phone! IRS has just come out with updated regulations to guide the taxation of employee provided cell phones.
Now according to a new law that comes into effect, IRS might start taxing the phone that your company provides you for business purposes.
Of course many employees end up using this phone for personal use as well so IRS wants to make sure that it has its finger in this pie too.
At present there is heavy criticism going on regarding the IRS cell phone rules and policies. For more on this, check out the article on IRS Tax On Company Phones.