IRS goes after eBay sellers

Monday, March 28, 2005 San Jose, California — As the April 15 deadline for U.S. private citizens to file their 2004 income tax returns draws near, the government is reminding sellers on eBay that they may have to report any proceeds from sales on the auction site as taxable income. This could be a surprise to some of the 135 million registered eBay users who consider trading on San Jose-based...

Australia/2005

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Germany legalises medical use of cannabis

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John Reed on Orwell, God, self-destruction and the future of writing

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Japanese nuclear plant operators ordered to compensate affected families amid calls for prime minister to resign

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ACLU President Strossen on religion, drugs, guns and impeaching George Bush

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