Demand for Verified Evidence of “Trade or Business” Activity”: Information Return, Form Instructions
Copyright SEDM, http://sedm.org, Form 04.006, Rev. 2-26-2008
DEMAND FOR VERIFIED EVIDENCE OF “TRADE OR BUSINESS” ACTIVITY:
INFORMATION RETURNS (IR)
Last revised: 2-26-08
1. PURPOSE: To gather information from a private employer, company, or financial institution
which has prepared or is about to prepare an Information Return against the submitter. An
Information Return is a document prepared under the authority of the Internal Revenue Code,
Section 6041, documenting receipt of earnings or income in connection with a “trade or business”
that exceed $600. A “trade or business” is legally defined in 26 U.S.C. §7701(a)(26) as “the
functions of a public office”.
26 U.S.C. Sec. 7701(a)(26)
"The term 'trade or business' includes the performance of the functions of a public office."
1.1. A “public office” is a fiduciary or trustee position within the United States government which
makes a person into the equivalent of an uncompensated federal “employee” or “contractor”.
Information Returns include IRS Schedule K-1 and forms W-2, 1042-S, 1098, and 1099.
1.2. Anyone who tries to connect you to such a position when you don’t want to be, is:
1.2.1. Acting as a federal employment and contractor recruiter and enticing you into slavery in
violation of the Thirteenth Amendment prohibition against involuntary servitude.
1.2.2. Compelling you to become a “taxpayer”. They can be held civilly liable for any
wrongful tax liability that results from the false report in a court of equity.
1.2.3. Compelling you to contract with the government as a voluntary agent of the
government, in violation of Article 1, Section 10 of the Constitution. The Internal
Revenue Code Subtitle A is “private law” that only applies to those who voluntarily make
themselves subject by engaging in avoidable, privileged, excise taxable activities of a
“trade or business”, or who ha