Income Tax Treatment of Virtual Currencies in Singapore

Vishal

*+-Businesses that choose to accept virtual currencies such as Bitcoins for their remuneration or revenue are subject to normal income tax rules. They will be taxed on the income derived from or received in Singapore. Tax deductions will be allowed, where permissible, under our tax laws.

Has the Federal Reserve Jumped on the Bitcoin Bandwagon?

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*+-A new Federal Reserve white paper reveals that the agency has taken an increased interest in decentralized digital currencies and has begun to recognize their beneficial characteristics, but stops short of full advocacy due to the technology’s lack of maturity.

David Namdar at SolidX Partners on Wall Street Adoption of New Technologies and the Importance of Continued Educations

David Namdar

*+-As part of the Digital Currency Council’s Continuing Educationpartnership with Inside Bitcoins, the DCC’s Director of Curriculum, Dan McArdle, has had the opportunity to interview the thought leaders that will be speaking at Inside Bitcoins Singapore on January 29-30. Today, we share insights from David Namdar, Founder and Head of Trading at SolidX Partners. Dan: Tell us a… Read more »

Luis Buenaventura of Satoshi Citadel Industries and Rebit.ph encourages us to “show, don’t tell” the benefits of Bitcoin

Luis

*+-As part of the Digital Currency Council’s Continuing Education partnership with Inside Bitcoins, the DCC’s Director of Curriculum, Dan McArdle, has had the opportunity to interview the thought leaders that will be speaking at Inside Bitcoins Singapore on January 29-30. Today, we share insights from Luis Buenaventura, Head of Product for Satoshi Citadel Industries and Co-Founder of Rebit.ph…. Read more »

Oscar Darmawan of Indonesia’s Leading Bitcoin Exchange Compares the Adoption of the Blockchain to Democratization

Oscar

*+-As part of the Digital Currency Council’s Continuing Education partnership with Inside Bitcoins, the DCC’s Director of Curriculum, Dan McArdle, has had the opportunity to interview the thought leaders that will be speaking at Inside Bitcoins Singapore on January 29-30. Today, we share insights from Oscar Darmawan, Co-Founder and CEO of Bitcoin.co.id in Indonesia. Dan: Tell us… Read more »

Ric Shreves of CoinAcademy on Reducing the Complexity of Digital Currencies for the Masses

Ric Shreves

*+-As part of the Digital Currency Council’s Continuing Education partnership with Inside Bitcoins, the DCC’s Director of Curriculum, Dan McArdle, has had the opportunity to interview the thought leaders that will be speaking at Inside Bitcoins Singapore on January 29-30. Today, we share insights from Ric Shreves, Co-Founder of CoinAcademy. Dan: Tell us a little about your background… Read more »

Steve Beauregard of GoCoin on Building Products that are Easy to Use

Steve Beuregard

*+-As part of the Digital Currency Council’s Continuing Education partnership with Inside Bitcoins, the DCC’s Director of Curriculum, Dan McArdle, has had the opportunity to interview the thought leaders that will be speaking at Inside Bitcoins Singapore on January 29-30. Today, we share insights from Dan’s interview of Steve Beauregard, Co-Founder and CEO of GoCoin.   Dan: Tell… Read more »

Educating Advisers About Bitcoin

*+-Source: WallStreetJournal.com Many advisers lack the knowledge needed to guide their clients successfully in Bitcoin-related investments Voices is an occasional column that allows wealth managers to address issues of interest to the advisory community. David Berger is the founder and CEO of the Digital Currency Council in New York. Bitcoin is a rapidly emerging asset… Read more »