Bloomberg Tax
March 15, 2022, 5:03 PM

Crypto Staker Points to SCOTUS Ruling to Keep Tax Lawsuit Alive

Aysha Bagchi
Aysha Bagchi

A lawsuit over the taxation of cryptocurrency tokens isn’t dead even after the government provided a check for the full taxes and interest, the couple bringing the case has argued in a court filing.

Joshua and Jessica Jarrett filed the memorandum Monday with the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee in opposition to a Feb. 28 government motion to dismiss. The government argued in a memo filed alongside its motion that there was nothing left to adjudicate in the Jarretts’ case, because the couple had already received the full refund they sued for.

In their ...