All things considered, cryptocurrency is still a nascent field for which lawmakers and the judiciary have yet to set national governing standards. But a dearth of federal regulations doesn't mean the market is a lawless free-for-all. In fact, several states have already passed cryptocurrency statutes.
Fintech businesses must comply with various SEC regulations and crowdfunding parameters. And if that's not enough, since cryptocurrency is very much a decentralized and global affair, in many instances, investors and businesses must also mind international finance laws.
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The Internal Revenue Service finally released a long-awaited ruling regarding cryptocurrencies. Jump in to learn more and how you will be affected.Read »
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission declared that Bitcoin is not a security. Jump in to learn more about the decision and its industry impact.Read »
Cryptocurrency has hit the mainstream! The IRS added a cryptocurrency section to Tax Form 1040. Also, what to do if you haven't reported crypto gains yet.Read »
Last year, Ohio launched a website where businesses could pay certain taxes in Bitcoin. But the state treasurer recently shut it down. But why!?Read »
Are legislators about to make a huge mistake when it comes to regulating Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies? Industry murmurings suggest they might be.Read »
The IRS wants its crypto tax revenue, so the agency has sent Letter CP2000 to every US taxpayer suspected of shirking crypto capital gains taxes.Read »