The hackers used data stolen from the IRS to file fraudulent tax returns and received $50 million before they were caught, according to the report.
In a new FAQ, the Internal Revenue Services explains that the digital currency should be considered property for your tax purposes.
Microsoft may be moving toward bringing back the Start button and allowing users to boot straight to the desktop with its coming Windows 8.1 release later this year.
A dozen senators, including Democrats and Republicans, want the IRS to pledge publicly not to snoop on Americans' Twitter and Facebook messages and other correspondence without a warrant.
Still unclear is whether taxpayers' other private communications, including on Facebook and Twitter, will receive the same treatment.
The IRS is not answering questions about internal documents showing the agency believes Americans have "generally no privacy" in their e-mail, Facebook chats, and Twitter direct messages.
"Aunt" Jill Schlesinger makes her first appearance in the lunar new year, bringing us good wishes for an auspicious tax season. To celebrate, she'll tell us about the OfficeMax/Office Depot merger, Hotmail's facelift, and Google stock breaking $800 for the first time!
Using a custom refresh image in Windows 8 allows you to recover your PC back with your preferred programs and apps.
Windows users are being asked to install the latest round of Microsoft's Patch Tuesday updates to fix a range of critical bugs in key software.
Missing Windows? You can run OS X and Windows on the same system, thanks to a little something called Boot Camp Assistant.