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(Reuters) – U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen stated on Wednesday that she agreed that permitting state-legal cash-only hashish companies to entry the U.S. banking system would permit the Inside Income Service to enhance assortment of taxes.

Consultant Ed Perlmutter of Colorado requested Yellen throughout a U.S. Home Monetary Providers Committee listening to whether or not permitting hashish companies to entry the banking system — now prohibited by federal regulation — to conduct transactions would make the IRS’ job simpler in amassing tens of tens of millions of taxes which have gone unpaid from such companies.

“Sure, in fact it will,” Yellen replied.

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