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Residents from the state of Georgia may soon be able to pay their taxes in bitcoin as two senators have introduced a bill that allows digital currency payments for tax obligations and licensure fees. Also Read: Nasdaq-Listed “Blockchain” Companies Hit With New Legal Troubles The State of Georgia May Allow Residents to Pay Taxes in Bitcoin […] The post Georgia Lawmakers Propose Tax Amendment That Allows Bitcoin Payments appeared first on Bitcoin News.
Uzbekistan has taken the road to bitcoin legalization. In accordance with a presidential decree, a law regulating “electronic money” should be prepared by the end of the summer. The Central Asian country is also planning to open a center for distributed ledger technologies. Mining expenses in Uzbekistan are among the lowest in the world, as […] The post Uzbekistan to Legalize Bitcoin and Support Developers appeared first on Bitcoin News.
Coindash has announced that 20,000 ETH have been sent to the company’s wallet from the address associated with the hacker that stole approximately 37,000 ETH during the company’s ICO last year. The transaction constitutes the second instance in which the hacker has returned funds to Coindash. Also Read:Japanese Police Reveal 669 Money Laundering Cases Tied […] The post Hacker Returns 20,000 ETH to Coindash appeared first on Bitcoin News.
Popular cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has been forced by court order to hand over thousands and thousands of its customers’ names and assorted personal information to the US Internal Revenue Service (IRS) in the agency’s effort to collect tax. Also read: How To Regain Control From Nanny Zuck Coinbase Sends Out IRS Notice “Received notice from […] The post Coinbase Compelled by IRS to Provide 13,000 Customers’ Information appeared first on Bitcoin News.
A major bank in Thailand has reportedly terminated the bank account of a local cryptocurrency exchange, following an announcement by the central bank prohibiting financial institutions from five cryptocurrency-related activities. Meanwhile, the Thai government is actively working on providing a legal framework for cryptocurrencies. Also read: Indians Look to Buy Bitcoin Overseas as Regulations Tighten Bank […] The post Thai Bank Terminates Account of Local Cryptocurrency Exchange appeared first on Bitcoin News.
The “free money” guy from the 90s’ infomercials, Matthew Lesko shares his sceptical views on crypto in an interview with CNET. #NEWS
PR: Jason Butcher Joins Advisory Board of Xinfin, the Singapore Based Fastest Growing Blockchain Technology Company7 hours ago on news.bitcoin.com
XINFIN, a Blockchain Technology firm for global trade and finance, announced today the appointment of Jason Butcher to its advisory board. Jason Butcher is a renowned name in the field of blockchain technology, serving as the COO of CoinPayments and a bunch of related businesses. Singapore based Blockchain Technology Company today announced the appointment of Jason Butcher as an independent advisor of the firm, effective immediately. Mr. Butcher who is a serial entrepreneur and COO of CoinPayments will serve as an advisor and will help XinFin with his meaningful insights and invaluable knowledge of the legal landscape of blockchain technology and cryptocurrency markets. The post PR: Jason Butcher Joins Advisory Board of Xinfin, the Singapore Based Fastest Growing Blockchain Technology Company appeared first on Bitcoin News.
The Venezuelan government has opened a school in the capital city to teach its citizens how to buy, sell, and mine cryptocurrencies, including courses on the nation’s oil-backed currency, the petro. Meanwhile, President Nicolas Maduro has approved resources for universities across the country to establish mining farms. Also read: Indians Look to Buy Bitcoin Overseas as […] The post Venezuelan Government Opens School to Teach Citizens About Cryptocurrencies appeared first on Bitcoin News.
Plans to build a new manufacturing facility for mining equipment have been announced in Belarus. It will be situated in the Chinese-Belarusian Industrial Park, currently under construction in the “Velikiy Kamen” special economic zone. The plant will be assembling mining rigs with cooling systems utilizing excess heat. Also read: Two Russian Regions to Develop Large […] The post New Plant to Assemble Mining Rigs in Belarus appeared first on Bitcoin News.
While TD Bank has revised its policies and stopped allowing customers to purchase cryptocurrencies using its credit cards, some major banks in Canada still allow crypto credit card transactions, the banks reportedly confirmed on Friday. Also read: Indians Look to Buy Bitcoin Overseas as Regulations Tighten TD Bank Halts Crypto Credit Card Purchases Canada’s largest bank […] The post Some Major Canadian Banks Still Allow Cryptocurrency Credit Card Transactions appeared first on Bitcoin News.