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Trumping the IRS: Could the Timing Be Right for Bitcoin Tax Reform?
With the U.S. political field looking ripe for tax reform, the cryptocurrency community could soon get much-needed clarification on IRS guidance.
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dc, blockchain
Mr. Blockchain Goes to Washington
CoinDesk profiles a recent effort to educate US lawmakers on the impact and benefits of blockchain technology in Washington, DC.
dc, blockchain

Accounting
US Accounting Standards Body Weighs New Digital Currency Rules
The Financial Accounting Standards Board is reportedly mulling whether to develop new guidelines for companies working with cryptocurrencies.
Accounting

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Patent Trolls Beware: 40 Firms Join Fight Against Blockchain IP Abuse
The Chamber of Digital Commerce has formed a new council to help the blockchain industry better protect its intellectual property.
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US Health Department Hackathon to Focus on Blockchain Applications
An upcoming hackathon sponsored by the US health department aims to boost innovation in blockchain-based healthcare applications.
medical scan technology

Recruitment, assimilation
Blockchain Trade Group Adds First Credit Union
Digital Federal Credit Union has joined the Chamber of Digital Commerce, the Washington, DC-based blockchain trade organization.
Recruitment, assimilation

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Blockchain Executives Sign Pledge to Address Governance Issues
Fourteen blockchain executives have signed a letter calling for changes to the way blockchain governance is managed.
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North Carolina
'Blockchain-Friendly’ Bill Moves Forward in North Carolina
A bill designed to bring digital currencies under North Carolina's money transmitter framework is moving forward in the US state.
North Carolina

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US Congress Reps Receive Blockchain Briefing at Capitol Hill Event
More than 15 members of Congress met with representatives of the blockchain technology industry this week in Washington, DC.
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DC
Microsoft, USAA Join DC Blockchain Policy Group
Tech giant Microsoft and military-focused banking and insurance firm USAA are among the newest members of the Chamber of Digital Commerce.
DC