TAX SEASON 2020: New Cryptocurrency Rules

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has released its promised new statutory guidelines for taxpayers participating in virtual currency transactions, including cryptocurrency. Katya Fisher, New York’s cryptocurrency...
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Bank Of Russia Says National Cryptocurrency Is Not Necessary

Chairwoman of Central Bank of Russia, Elvira Nabiullina said that national cryptocurrency is not necessary to be issued as there is no obvious need, which is contradicting to her...
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Indian Supreme Court to Finally Reconsider India Crypto Ban

Notably, India has had a regulation to ban businesses involving digital currency since April last year when the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) issued a notice for all India’s...

Newly-Approved Blockchain Act in Liechtenstein to Attract Crypto Business

Liechtenstein, also known as one of the smallest but richest nations in the heart of Europe, has made a significant move towards clarifying the regulatory environment in its already...

Bitcoin isn’t a Security? – SEC staff

Cipher Technologies Bitcoin Fund (Cipher) has filed a registration to the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), in hopes to become a closed-end interval fund and an “investment company”...

Apple Sued as User Turned Gay

The US giant tech Apple has been sued for one million rubles ($15,000 / RM62,917) by a Russian man after he claimed the iPhone application had turned him into...
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85 Million Rupees Seized Bitcoin is Blocked by India Government

The police of Pune have requested a court's order to move 85 million Rupees worth of Bitcoin (BTC) seized from a Ponzi scheme last year.

New Digital Rights Law Enacted in Russia

A new law on digital rights enacted by the Russian government on October 1, defines the cryptocurrency tokens and smart contracts. The new laws were...
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Cryptocurrency Is A High-Risk Venture, Uganda Government Warns Citizen

Cryptocurrency has always been in the soup despite having good rapport among the public since day one itself. Its decentralized nature and unclear regulations that...
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Indonesia Trains Lawyers in Crypto Crime as Bitcoin Ban Continues

As reported in Indonesia's local news Sketsindo, the rate of cyber-crimes and especially those relating to cryptocurrencies are increasing at an alarming rate. The issue is believed to eventually affect the nation...