Is it against the law to tell the IRS you earned more money than you really did? The more money they think we make, the bigger loans we qualify for and the more retirement we get when we turn 62. Right?
Yes it's perjury, wire or mail fraud, to the IRS and bank fraud To the bank among other things. It's also done to launder money. See the famous couple mr and mrs guidice.
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It's called "fraud" and is a crime and subject to civil penalties. This is a really bad idea.
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Since you file all tax returns under penalties of perjury, you are making a false statement. Perjury is a felony, making a false statement to a IRS official is also a felony. Further, its a felony to "kick sand in the eyes of IRS". Then theres money laundering etc. So yes in many way,s its against the law.
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