“How can it be the case that the IRS is unable to estimate the extent of any virtual currency tax noncompliance, yet it told this court that tax evasion using virtual currency was so serious that it j... Read More
PanAm Post spoke to a business consultant named Jorge Eduardo, who said money isn’t just coins and notes, corroborating his argument with the following translated statement:
Although it is clear th... Read More
Withdrawing the subpoena regarding Jeffrey K.Berns wasn’t enough to make him leave the case, as his law firm, Berns Weiss LLP, later on argued the IRS’s willingness to do so corroborated his argument ... Read More
Moiseev previously deemed bitcoin and cryptocurrencies as “surrogate currencies” while stating that the law to ban bitcoin will be passed in 2014, or 2015, at the latest. Such a law has not come to pa... Read More
The IRS filed a civil petition on November 17, targeting transaction records of bitcoiners registered with the exchange between January 2013 and December 2015. On December 1, a federal judge approved ... Read More
Purse Launches Testnet for Bitcoin Scaling Tech 'Extension Blocks'
A new element was added to the bitcoin scaling debate this week when the developer team behind startup Purse announced the launch of a testnet to trial its scaling solution, extension blocks.
Charlie Shrem: Hold At Least 10 Bitcoins, Can Buy House in 30 Years
A couple of weeks ago Bitcoin legend Charlie Shrem hosted a BlockShow Europe 2017 which was organized by Cointelegraph Events in partnership with Deloitte Germany, nexussquared and BlockPay. The
SWIFT to Use Hyperledger for Joint Blockchain Payments Project
The global payment relay network SWIFT has announced it will use Hyperledger as a basis for simplifying international transactions. In a trial together with Australia and New Zealand Banking Group,
Breaking: SEC Will Review Decision of Winklevoss Bitcoin ETF Rejection
The securities and exchange commission has granted a request by the Bats BZX Exchange, Inc. to review its decision of disapproving the bitcoin ETF back in March this year. According to a document sign