Ex IRS agent tells it like it is

by / June 2, 2014 video 14 Comments

Post By RelatedRelated Post

April Taylor
Sherry Peel Jackson is a former IRS agent and certified public accountant who has publicly spoken out about the fact that there is no law that actually requires American citizens to file an income tax return and that there also is no law that makes anyone liable for paying the federal income tax.

Jackson was named as a plaintiff in the “We the People” Foundation case which used the First Amendment to petition the government for a redress of grievances, stating that the government should have a duty to respond to taxpayers’ demands for an explanation about federal income taxes.  The argument was rejected by the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit on May 8, 2007.  The Foundation’s appeal to the United States Supreme Court was also rejected on January 7, 2008.

In October 2007, Jackson was indicted on four counts of willful failure to file tax returns.

She made the following statement to the jury: “You have heard the truth of how the Internal Revenue Service, Department of Justice, Federal Reserve and politicians have perpetuated this smoke and mirrors – dog and pony show on you the American people for over 88 years.  You have heard of American families devastated by the invasion of privacy and unbridled fear placed upon them through threats of liens, levy’s and even jail time.  In my tenure as an IRS agent, I personally saw marriages broken, families torn apart, homes confiscated and businesses destroyed – all while my colleagues and I were out making unjust demands on the American people – without the proper authority. Now you be the judge.”

A jury took less than 30 minutes to convict her despite the fact that there is no law mandating the payment of income tax.  She was sentenced to serve four years in federal prison, serving five months of that time in solitary confinement.  She was released on August 8, 2011.

Jackson authored three books while in jail, and she has since founded to ministries and begun a consulting business.  She is considered a hero by many for being willing to stand up to the IRS and federal government.

The following is a short clip about Jackson’s beliefs and activism.  To read more about what Jackson has to say, click here.  Check out the video below to hear what she has to say.

[leadplayer_vid id=”538843B4B6DDB”]


14 Comment

  1. roflmao… believe this if you will. Passed by Congress on July 2, 1909, and ratified February 3, 1913, The 16th Amendment established the legal authority of the Govt to impose and collect taxes.

  2. @Kevin Spruill, it says that Congress can collect taxes not the IRS. Congress consist of the HOR and the Senate. The IRS is not part of Congress.

  3. @Kevin Spruill, your rebuttal please


  5. People want the benes of the society (police, emergency care, maintenance, transportation, etc) without paying taxes. How does that work? The Dept of the Treasury is the entity given the authority to oversee the way the taxes are collected and what taxes to collect. The IRS actually implements the collection. Believe if you will that you don’t have to pay taxes (current IRS employee). Moral of this story and the many like it is…don’t pay taxes, DO have liens, levy’s, confiscation and prison.

  6. In case you happen to significant fortunate men and women forms, referring by natural indicates, additionally you catch the attention of some sort of envy in consideration of those types the other campers surrounding you which have tough times about this topic. awnings

  7. Hi! Fantastic post! Please do tell us when I will see a follow up!

  8. You really make it seem really easy along
    with your presentation but I in finding this matter to be really something
    which I believe I might by no means understand. It seems too complicated and very vast for
    me. I’m having a look ahead in your subsequent publish,
    I’ll try to get the hold of it!

  9. I have been browsing online greater than three hours as of
    late, but I never found any attention-grabbing article like yours.
    It is lovely price sufficient for me. Personally, if all site owners and
    bloggers made good content as you did, the internet will likely be a lot more helpful than ever before.

  10. Wow, amazing blog layout! How long have you been blogging for?
    you made blogging look easy. The overall look of your site is magnificent, as well as the content!

  11. You need to be a part of a contest for one of the
    best blogs online. I’m going to recommend this web site!
    y2yxvvfw cheap flights

  12. Have you ever thought about creating an e-book
    or guest authoring on other sites? I have a blog centered on the same subjects you discuss
    and would love to have you share some stories/information. I know my subscribers would enjoy
    your work. If you are even remotely interested, feel free to send
    me an e-mail.

  13. Perfectly composed articles, Really enjoyed looking at.

  14. Very good written information. It will be helpful to everyone who employess it, as well as me. Keep up the good work – can’r wait to read more posts.

Leave a Comment

Email (will not be published)