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Crypto News Roundup for April 14, 2022
With bitcoin higher amid a broad-based rally across major cryptocurrencies, and a look at a few tips to make your Tax Day burden a bit lighter, CoinDesk’s Markets Daily is back with the latest news roundup.
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3 Crypto Tax Tips to Avoid IRS Trouble
Crypto investors filing their taxes must know how to track cost basis, maintain good records of all original purchases and transactions, and report everything in U.S. dollar terms.
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It’s Tax Time Again. Do We Really Know What That Means for Crypto?
The IRS has provided little clarity on digital assets, and we shouldn’t expect additional information anytime soon.
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What’s at Stake as Josh Jarrett Sues the IRS
The Proof of Stake Alliance advocates for staking rewards to be treated as property, not income.
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Crypto Still Isn't Helping Russian Oligarchs Evade Sanctions
This feels like a perfect test case for crypto’s value proposition that has yet to materialize.
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US Tax Agency Moves to Dismiss Lawsuit by Tezos Stakers Who Refused Refund, Demanded Trial
The Internal Revenue Service argues Joshua and Jessica Jarrett had no right to refuse the refund of almost $4,000, which was paid, and therefore the case should be dropped.
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5 Essential Questions About Crypto Taxes
As crypto has grown more popular, an increasing number of investors are puzzling over their tax obligations. The co-founder of a smart tax platform addresses five questions they are likely to face.
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What You Need to Know About Taxes Before You Claim Your Next Airdrop
Investors receiving airdrops should be aware of the tax implications of their newly earned tokens to avoid unwelcome surprises from the IRS.
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Why We Still Need Guidance on Staking Rewards Taxation
A tax consultant and CPA analyzes the recent decision by the IRS to refund $3,200 to the Tennessee couple taxed on their Tezos staking rewards. This piece is part of CoinDesk's Tax Week.
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FIFO or Specific Identification: Choosing the Best Way to Calculate Cost Basis on Crypto
For crypto users who use multiple exchanges or wallets, understanding how the IRS treats cost basis assignment can eliminate confusion. This post is part of Tax Week.
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