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The U.S. Treasury Department unveiled its definition of a "broker" for crypto tax reporting purposes in response to a controversial provision in the 2021 Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act. (Nikhilesh De/CoinDesk)
U.S. Crypto Tax Proposal Lets Miners Off the Hook, Snares ‘Some’ Decentralized Exchanges
The IRS is finally proposing rules for crypto tax reporting, giving the industry its own 1099 form and declaring digital asset miners safe from the future requirements.
The U.S. Treasury Department unveiled its definition of a "broker" for crypto tax reporting purposes in response to a controversial provision in the 2021 Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act. (Nikhilesh De/CoinDesk)

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Incoming House Financial Services Committee Chair Asks Secretary Yellen to Delay Crypto Tax Provision
Rep. Patrick McHenry. who chairs the committee in January, expressed his concerns in a letter to Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen.
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US Lawmakers Move to Clarify Definition of 'Brokers' in 2021 Infrastructure Law
The bill would exclude miners, stakers and other parties who may not have the tax reporting information needed to otherwise comply.
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Regulation and the Evolution of Money, With Senator Pat Toomey
As the crypto ecosystem develops and evolves, regulation follows a few steps behind.
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US Treasury Suggests Miners Won’t Be Subject to IRS Reporting Rules
A letter from a Treasury official addresses crypto industry concerns about access to customer information.
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Unconstitutional Crypto Surveillance Tucked Inside Biden's Infrastructure Bill?
Unconstitutional Crypto Surveillance Tucked Inside Biden’s Infrastructure Bill?
In November, U.S. President Joe Biden signed into law the infrastructure bill that includes a controversial provision broadening the tax code’s definition of “broker.” Yet, cr...
Unconstitutional Crypto Surveillance Tucked Inside Biden's Infrastructure Bill?

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US Lawmakers Challenge Infrastructure Bill's Definition of 'Broker'
The representatives propose following a definition which avoids placing "unworkable customer reporting obligations" on parties who do not, in fact, have customers, such as cry...
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2021: The Year of Crypto Policy and Regulations
2021: The Year of Crypto Policy and Regulations
From the U.S. infrastructure bill to multiple Capitol Hill hearings on stablecoins, from Turkey banning crypto transactions to China banning crypto mining to India dabbling wi...
2021: The Year of Crypto Policy and Regulations

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US Lawmakers Ask Janet Yellen to Define ‘Broker’ for Infrastructure Bill
A bipartisan group of senators say they’ll offer legislation if needed to clarify the contentious provision.
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US Congressmen Introduce Bill to Modify Crypto Tax Provision in Infrastructure Law
U.S. President Joe Biden signed the infrastructure bill into law on Monday.
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