An Interview with Tone Vays on government involvement in the Bitcoin economy

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*+-As part of the Digital Currency Council’s Continuing Education partnership with Inside Bitcoins, the DCC’s Vice President, Sarah Martin, had the opportunity to interview the thought leaders that will be speaking at the Inside Bitcoins Conference in New York City on April 27-29, 2015. Today, we share an interview with Tone Vays of BraveNewCoin Sarah:… Read more »

AML Expert David Long on Balancing Regulation and Innovation

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*+-As part of the Digital Currency Council’s Continuing Education partnership with Virtual Currency Today, the DCC’s Vice President, Sarah Martin, had the opportunity to interview the thought leaders that will be speaking at the Virtual Currency Today Summit on April 29, 2015. Today, we share insights from interviews David Long, Northern California Fraud Prevention Solutions… Read more »

Eliminate Short-Term Capital Gains for Warp-Speed Bitcoin Adoption

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*+-The burden of managing a tax calculation every time you buy something with bitcoin creates adoption friction that’s counterintuitive to the frictionless nature of bitcoin that we all know and love. (More on this in my article titled, “A Gift from the IRS and the Coffee Problem.”) So what if there was a better way to… Read more »

The Tax Implications of Salaries in Bitcoins

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*+-Tech startups are now starting to trend toward paying their staff in a new form of payment: bitcoins. But they might be forgetting about the tax implications of salaries in bitcoins. It’s easy to see the allure of getting paid in bitcoins for those that work in innovative, cutting edge environments, for bitcoins themselves are innovative and… Read more »