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With the recent price rise, many bitcoin traders have incurred capital gains that need to be reported on year-end tax returns. But how?
“At the very least, the IRS should heed Portugal’s prudent policy and treat cryptocurrency transactions like typical currency transfers.”
A Bitcoin Socratic Seminar fosters cooperative yet argumentative dialogue with participants asking questions and challenging their answers.
Energy suppliers should be clamoring over the opportunity to get a steady, predictable power use customer, and Bitcoin is exactly that.
Recent FATF regulatory guidelines have paved the way for virgin bitcoin because they have no recorded transactional history.
Layer 2 protocols like the Lightning Network and the Liquid sidechain can make it easier for those who leverage bitcoin for remittances.
Combining an understanding of natural law and human nature, the creator of Bitcoin found a way to coordinate human actions to build a new economy.
Bitcoin remains the most valuable cryptocurrency because of three essential factors: elegant design, the solving of a real problem and resilience.
Executing a hedging transaction can be a type of insurance contract on another investment or on an entire investment portfolio.
What does the SEC and FINRA joint statement on broker-dealer custody of digital asset securities mean for the cryptocurrency space?
By 2014, financial companies were repeating “blockchain not Bitcoin” at every major conference; but blockchain technology is not why we’re all here.
Let’s take a closer look at Bitcoin security. Is Bitcoin secure? And is it possible for the digital asset to be stored safely by most users?
To fully understand Facebook’s goals, consider how Libra will function at launch and compare it to the “permissionless” version that it may evolve into later.
With the IRS planning to release further cryptocurrency tax guidelines, there are three major things investors need to watch out for.
The accusation that bitcoin is nothing more than a Ponzi scheme is perhaps the oldest, longest-standing criticism of the digital bearer asset.
If Bitcoin is to help Africa catch up with the rest of the world, what is preventing Africans from adopting the cryptocurrency?
One of the earliest criticisms of Bitcoin was that the underlying token in the system had no intrinsic value. But is that true?
Instead of impactful decisions about the monetary system, like a bailout or quantitative easing, depending on the perfect honesty and competency of a single individual or small group, Satoshi envisioned Bitcoin as a more robust monetary system.
The New York Supreme Court has modified an injunction, now allowing Bitfinex to continue using Tether reserves that were loaned to it to maintain its ordinary course of business. But how did we get here?
The Financial Crimes Enforcement Network has issued new “interpretive guidance” about how its regulations apply to businesses that conduct money transmissions in virtual currencies. What do you need to know?
Bitcoin’s strong uptrend resumes as, once again, the market has claimed new highs in the $5,900 zone.
In this op ed, Ajeet Khurana argues that for crypto to truly thrive, the ecosystem needs only five or six exchanges — and certainly no more than a dozen — in the long run. Here’s why.
Bitcoin can be quite useful for criminals, much like physical cash. However, the permissionless nature of Bitcoin also enables other valuable use cases for this new technology.