Israel’s government is set to apply capital gains tax to bitcoin sales, categorizing digital currencies as a type of property.
Think Coinbase's IRS issues are about bitcoin alone? The implications are far more broad, CoinDesk's Noelle Acheson argues.
A Coinbase user resisting an IRS request for customer data has refused to abandon the fight, but experts say the tax agency's actions were expected.
A new research paper published by South Africa’s FirstRand Bank argues blockchains could revolutionize central banking.
Russia’s tax agency wants its citizens to report the purchase or sale of digital currencies as currency transactions.
The AICPA has submitted comments to the IRS that seek to encourage the US tax agency to provide clarity on bitcoin and digital currency treatment.
A legislator in Japan’s ruling political party has called for bitcoin purchases to be exempt from an 8% consumption tax, a news source says.
Australian tax authorities are reportedly beefing up their investigation of Craig Wright, who last year was alleged to be bitcoin’s creator.
FinCEN has been working with the IRS to train its examiners on relevant aspects of bitcoin technology.
The Spanish Tax Authority has probed at least one bitcoin-friendly business for information on the way it handles digital currency payments.