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S. 3546: SNOOP Act of 2022

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This could even affect President Joe Biden’s secret Venmo account that BuzzFeed News found.

Context

Starting next year, third-party digital payment systems like Venmo, PayPal, CashApp, and Zelle must issue a tax form for customers who earn more than $600 a year through such platforms.

Officially, these customers were supposed to self-report such money to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) all along. In practice, though, many of them weren’t. So Congress added the reporting provision in March 2021’s American Rescue Plan Act, the $1.9 trillion legislation ostensibly primarily focused on Covid relief.

The provision went relatively unnoticed at first, both because the bill was 242 pages and because the provision won’t take effect until tax reporting time in 2023. But as tax reporting for 2022 enters its final sprint, …

Sponsor and status

Bill Hagerty

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Tennessee. Republican.

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Last Updated: Feb 1, 2022
Length: 3 pages
Introduced
Feb 1, 2022
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Introduced on Feb 1, 2022

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on February 1, 2022. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Other activity may have occurred on another bill with identical or similar provisions.

Cosponsors

13 Cosponsors (13 Republicans)

Prognosis
1% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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History

Feb 1, 2022
 
Introduced

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Signed by the President

S. 3546 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 3546. This is the one from the 117th Congress.

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