(NEWSER) – It's probably not wise to talk about all your deep, dark tax-dodging secrets via email, but if you do, know that the IRS might be poking into them without a warrant. So says the ACLU, which complains that it can't get a straight answer from the agency about its policy, reports Salon. When the ACLU posed the question, it says it received 247 pages of records in response, which, despite the volume, still managed to avoid providing a clear answer. The ACLU's best guess is that the agency thinks warrants are unnecessary in most cases.
Posted Thursday, April 11th 2013 @ 8am by John Johnson, Newser Staff