Reasonable Doubt: Illegal marijuana income may lead to huge back taxes

Since 1955, the tax courts have consistently maintained that tax authorities are not concerned with the legal nature of an activity, but rather in taxing the large amount of wealth generated by the operation of a lucrative, though ill-fated, business. Yes, the Tax Man doesn’t care where you got the pie, as long as he gets his slice.

http://www.straight.com/article-583791/vancouver/reasonable-doubt-illegal-marijuana-income-may-lead-huge-back-taxes