A cryptocurrency community has sued both the US Treasury Department and IRS over allegations of financial espionage against its members. The crypto community claims that Section 6050I's reporting requirements violate its rights. According to the group, Section 6050I violates both the First Amendment and the Fifth Amendment to US laws.
Tax evasion using cryptocurrencies has increased the world over. Crypto asset spruikers tend to give false info about the income and capital gains tax liabilities so that they can cash in on buyer mania. Several countries are now looking for ways of reducing this vice that has cost the economy a lot.
For the first time the US House of Representatives has had a very useful debate on Blockchain technology. During the recent debate lawmakers convened an educative and informative discussion on Blockchain technology without bending towards one side due to political wills.
US Tax body Internal Revenue Services (IRS) is demanding that American Citizens who hold cryptocurrency deposits in their wallets be taxed. The tax agency sent warning letters to more than 10,000 cryptocurrency holders over failure to pay appropriate taxes or falsifying taxable income.
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS), the United States (US) authority accountable for collecting taxes and overseeing the Internal Revenue Code, posted a sweet video on its official social media platforms about the recently issued CP2000 notices which are of interest to many blockchain users and Bitcoin traders. This is not an audit though it works the same, however, it looks like the IRS notice could cause worry for BTC and digital asset traders.
The US federal government revenue service, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), has started the exercise of emailing around 10,000 letters to different Bitcoin and cryptoasset holders that have maybe failed to pay or report taxes and income on digital asset transactions. They are trying to warn them to act in accordance with the federal tax laws, The WSJ reports.
Shinhan Bank, the second biggest financial institution in South Korea, is in the middle of launching a blockchain technology-based system developed to lower the rate of human error. This initiative was reported on Monday, December 10, 2018, by The Korean Times.