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It is a crime to fail to report all income earned. This is true whether it is detected or not. If the IRS takes interest in the source of your funds then they can audit you and determine the source of the funds which support your lifestyle.
That is how most tax evaders are caught. Their lifestyle exceeds the income they report on their tax returns.
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