An Interview with DCC Member Stuart Hoegner on his work with the Bitcoin Alliance of Canada, Tether, and other Clients

Posted by Digital Currency Council & filed under Legal.

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*+-Interview by David Berger, CEO of the Digital Currency Council, with Stuart Hoegner, an attorney and accountant in Toronto, Canada. He is legal counsel to Tether and General Counsel of the Bitcoin Alliance of Canada. David: Stuart, your practice is cross-border and cross-disciplinary. Whether law or accounting in the US or Canada, you have unique… Read more »

Bitcoin awareness high among respondents to UK ‘Bitcoin Barometer’

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*+-Source: CoinReport.net Following the UK government’s “Call for Information” on digital currencies, the Digital Currency Council (DCC) recently released results of a survey of a nationally representative sample of UK citizens that gauged their opinion about Bitcoin. Called the “Bitcoin Barometer,” the study is the first in a series of independent studies the DCC has… Read more »

David Berger On The Growing Popularity Of Bitcoin (BTC)

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*+-Source: BidnessEtc.com Bidness Etc recently had the chance to speak with David Berger, CEO of the Digital Currency Council, about the study his firm conducted on the UK sentiment toward bitcoin. Digital Currency Council is an association that provides training, certification, and ongoing support for professionals in the digital currency economy. Q) From your research,… Read more »

Survey Reports British Residents Aware of Bitcoin, but Not Embracing It Yet

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*+-Source: CryptoCoinsNews.com Bitcoin’s reputation, perception, and acceptance levels run the gamut worldwide. Acceptance in the U.S., China, and Australia is relatively strong. Some nations seek to suppress it through legislation and even ban it in places like Russia and Bangladesh. And if you have poor internet connectivity, you are destined to be on the outside… Read more »

LibraTax White Paper: Introduction to Digital Currencies for Professionals

Posted by Digital Currency Council & filed under Professional.

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*+-Below is an excerpt from a white paper published by LibraTax. The full white paper entitled “Introduction to Digital Currencies for Professionals” can be found on the the firm’s website at www.libratax.com. Jake Benson, the founder and CEO of LibraTax, is a member of the DCC. Tax Treatment of Digital Currency Digital currencies are subject to… Read more »

DCC Member Spotlight: Attorney Adam Atlas notes that there is a lot digital currency entrepreneurs can learn from traditional business models

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*+-Adam Atlas has been advising payments businesses for over ten years. His practice covers all manner of payment systems including credit card processing, ACH, ATM, gift cards and payment cards, along with Bitcoin. Atlas is licensed in New York and in Canada where he is based. Atlas told us he is “really delighted to be… Read more »