Bitcoin can create some sticky tax situations—here's what experts say investors should do

In the ever-developing cryptocurrency world, everything from "bitcoin mining" to "airdrops" could add to the tax bill. "What surprised me was the number of people that I've spoken with that didn't necessarily believe that many of these trades were subject to tax," said Michael Meisler, global blockchain …
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Major blockchain group says Europe should exempt Bitcoin from new data privacy rule

Since people can store personal data in blockchains, the technology could fall under the purview of the upcoming European change to privacy law. But blockchain technology may be fundamentally incompatible with Europe's new privacy rules, Washington, DC think tank Coin Center said today in a new …
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Bitcoin's market value should fall by more than a third before year-end, Swiss researchers say

By "Metcalfe's law," bitcoin's market value by the end of the year should be no more than $ 77 billion, Spencer Wheatley and Didier Sornette, both professors of entrepreneurial risks at ETH Zurich, said in a paper dated March 16. That's $ 41 billion, or nearly 35 percent, less than bitcoin's market …
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Bitcoin, Ripple, And Ethereum Investors Should Watch The Fed Closely

Investors in Bitcoin, Ripple, Ethereum, and other major cryptocurrencies should closely watch the Federal Reserve to get a sense of how fast and how far U.S. interest rates will climb. For an obvious reason: higher interest rates could deflate the price of these assets, as they did back in early 2000 with …
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