Bitcoin Currency

August 16, 2019
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Did You Engage in Unreported Cryptocurrency Transactions? Expect a Letter from the IRS

If you follow our tax blog, you may have seen our recent article discussing whether cryptocurrencies, such as Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH), are reportable for […]
August 9, 2019
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FinCEN Update: Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency Not Subject to Foreign Bank Account Reporting (FBAR)

It’s been hailed as the wave of the future, dismissed as a failed experiment, and vilified as an enabler of cybercrime and terrorism. No matter how […]
September 2, 2017
Virtual Currency Update: Large FinCEN Civil Penalty Assessments and an Update Regarding IRS Coinbase Summons

Virtual Currency Update: Large FinCEN Civil Penalty Assessments and an Update Regarding IRS Coinbase Summons

$110m Civil Penalty Levied Against Russian Cryptocurrency Exchanger Last week, the Treasury Department’s Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) announced that they had assessed a civil penalty […]
April 17, 2017
Tax Treatment of Bitcoin is Certainly Uncertain

Tax Treatment of Bitcoin is Certainly Uncertain

It has been over three years since the Internal Revenue Service released guidance on the tax treatment of bitcoin and other virtual currency. Although the IRS […]