Bitcoin Regulation

S&P Global Ratings: Crypto Needs ‘Some Rules’ For ‘Future Success’

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S&P Global Ratings released a report Monday, Feb. 19, entitled the “The Future Of Banking: Cryptocurrencies Will Need Some Rules To Change The Game,” that details the possible outcomes for the global financial markets in relation to the actions of the crypto markets. Even though an early February crash of both the traditional markets and Read More

US: Republican, Democrat Officials Calling For Crypto Regulation In Rare Show Of Unity

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A bipartisan movement of US lawmakers are considering forming new legislation to regulate cryptocurrencies, prompted by the increasing interest – and therefore risk – in cryptocurrency worldwide, according to Reuters. There is currently no singular body in charge of overseeing cryptocurrencies in the US– the responsibility is instead divided between individual states, the US Securities and Read More

Wyoming Introduces New Bill To Exempt Crypto From Property Taxation

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A new tax bill has been introduced in the Wyoming state senate on Feb. 16 that would exempt virtual currencies from state property taxation, and suggests an effective date be provided for the tax exemption implementation. Wyoming Senate Bill 111 was introduced by senators Ogden Driskill, Tara Nethercott, and Chris Rothfuss, along with representatives Tyler Read More

Japan: Crypto Group Merger For Self-Regulation Is ‘Not Fact’ Says Executive Director

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Japan’s two cryptocurrency industry groups will reportedly merge to form a legally-sanctioned self-regulatory body following talks held Thursday, Feb. 15. The Japan Blockchain Association (JBA) and Japan Cryptocurrency Business Association (JCBA) should become a singular entity from April 1, mainstream media suggest. The move follows demands from regulators that only one body make legal decisions, Read More

Shark Tank’s Herjavec Thinks Bitcoin And Blockchain Are ‘Here To Stay’

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According to Shark Tank’s Robert Herjavec, Bitcoin is “here to stay” in the long term, cryptocurrency will definitely be regulated, and investors should both get in and get out now, according to an interview with financial news outlet TheStreet. While Herjavec says that he himself is not an investor in crypto, he predicts that Bitcoin’s Read More

Crypto Regulations ‘Not Close’ US Security Coordinator Says At Conference

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A major US government security figure recently stated that regulation of cryptocurrencies by Washington is not “close,” CNBC reports Feb. 16. In comments which echo those from various US regulatory circles this year, special assistant to the president and White House cybersecurity coordinator Rob Joyce told the Munich Security Conference Friday that plans were still Read More

Tax-Free Ways to Transfer Bitcoin and Other Crypto: Expert Take

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In our Expert Takes, opinion leaders from inside and outside the crypto industry express their views, share their experience and give professional advice. Expert Takes cover everything from Blockchain technology and ICO funding to taxation, regulation, and cryptocurrency adoption by different sectors of the economy. If you would like to contribute an Expert Take, please Read More