Browsing the "HMRC" Tag

British Authorities Seek Data from Crypto Exchanges in Search of Tax Evaders

| Ian Allison

The U.K. tax authority is pressuring crypto exchanges to reveal customers' names and transaction histories in a bid to claw back unpaid taxes,…

UK Tax Agency Publishes Detailed Guidance for Crypto Holders

| Nikhilesh De

U.K. tax body HMRC has provided an in-depth explanation of how cryptocurrency users should pay taxes on their holdings.


What the UK’s Tax Reversal Means for Bitcoin

| Kadhim Shubber

Indeed, getting the bitcoin community to agree what regulation is welcome will likely be a challenge all in itself.

UK Eliminates Tax on Bitcoin Trading, Publishes Official Guidance

| Pete Rizzo

New reports suggest HMRC will formally remove VAT on bitcoin trading in the UK this week.


UK’s Official Financial Compensation Fund ‘Doesn’t Cover Digital Currencies’

| Emily Spaven

The UK's Financial Services Compensation Scheme has warned it won't compensate lost digital currencies such as bitcoin and litecoin.

Will UK Tax Authority HMRC Reclassify Bitcoin as ‘Private Currency’?

| Joon Ian Wong

The UK authority is likely to reclassify bitcoin as a 'private currency' and thus significantly reduce its tax liability.

UK Tax Authority HMRC Rethinks Stance on Bitcoin

| Emily Spaven

HM Revenue and Customs has backtracked on its previous classification of bitcoin as a taxable 'voucher'.

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UK Bitcoin-Buying Service Bittylicious Adds Feathercoin

| Richard Boase

Bittylicious, a UK platform that supplies buyers with bitcoins at a premium price, will sell feathercoins in December.


Taxing, hacking and the one key innovation to ensure BTC victory

| John Law

Vikings and core bitcoin code nurturing - John Law looks at the week's events in the cryptocurrency world.


HMRC: UK bitcoin exchanges don’t have to register under money laundering regulations

| Emily Spaven

Bitcoin exchanges operating in the UK do not have to register with HM Revenue & Customs under money laundering regulations.