There are three types of letters, each indicative of the degree to which the IRS thinks individuals are underreporting digital currency transactions.
In a letter to the IRS, the lawmakers explain how taxing staking rewards as income could lead to excessive tax burdens.
IRS’s new Initiative should not come as a shock to investors paying close attention to legal developments or those who properly understand Bitcoin’s design and intention.
The IRS signed a one-year US$124,950 contract with Coinbase that gives them access to Coinbase Analytics.
This week in digital currency and blockchain, we see the winds of greater regulation start to blow across the sector.
Researcher Jim Harper received a letter stating the IRS “had reason to believe” he had not paid full tax on his digital currency dealings.
Wikileaks.shop, which sells merchandise to financially support WikiLeaks, accepts BTC, BCH, DASH, ETH, LTC, XMR, and ZEC as payment.
The federal agency is seeking more information about so-called "privacy coins" and other technologies that obfuscate digital asset transactions.
CryptoPrep collects information on a user’s trades made on and off major exchanges and compiles it into a downloadable 8949 tax form.
Coinbase users removed over $200 million worth of BTC after reports surfaced that the platform offered its analytics to federal authorities.
Coinbase has offered to license out its analytics platform to the U.S. Internal Revenue Service and the Drug Enforcement Administration.