New Zealand Tax Office Makes It Legal to Pay Salaries in Crypto
New Zealand's Inland Revenue Department has made it legal to receive salaries in cryptocurrency, and be taxed accordingly.
A rise in cryptocurrency and coronavirus investment scams has prompted authorities to launch an awareness campaign.
In the fallout from a massive hack of the New Zealand cryptocurrency exchange, users at last have a little good news.
The bank funds are said to be linked to Russian Alexander Vinnik, who allegedly ran the defunct crypto exchange BTC-e.
New Zealand's Inland Revenue Department is considering how best to change its tax regimen so cryptocurrencies aren't at a disadvantage.
ABS has invested a "significant" amount in TradeWindow, a startup working to put trade finance on a blockchain.