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Tax Law: Opportunity Zone Tax Shelter Program Under Investigation
Is The Opportunity Zone Program On The Chopping Block?
The Treasury Department’s deputy inspector has opened an investigation into the Opportunity Zone p [...]
ICO Law: Lawsuits over SEC Advice
ICOs are Suing Law Firms Over SEC Advice. Will They Win?
Will 2020 be the year that censured ICOs sue their advising law firms? If the action against Faegre [...]
Blockchain Law: Illinois Smart Contracts Law
Illinois Now Recognizes Blockchain-Based Contracts
Illinois is the latest state to recognize smart contracts and blockchain-based record keeping. On Ja [...]
Crypto Law: Federal Legislative Proposal
What Crypto Businesses and Investor Need to Know About the Proposed ‘Cryptocurrency Act of 2020’
Legislators are considering a bill, the Cryptocurrency Act of 2020, which would establish a governin [...]
Cryptocurrency law: IRS says crypto not eligible for like-kind exchanges
Crypto Tax: IRS Says Like-Kind Never Applied To Crypto
Big crypto tax news spilled out of a recent CPA conference: the IRS doesn’t think like-kind standa [...]
Crypto Tax Law: International Evasion Task Force
International Crypto Tax Force Hunting Evaders and Money Launderers
IRS representatives met with tax authorities from the U.K., Australia, Canada, and the Netherlands. [...]
Crypto Tax Law: IRS Bitcoin ATMs
Crypto Tax: IRS Turns Focus Towards Bitcoin ATMS
The IRS finally wrapped its head around the cryptocurrency ecosystem, and now it’s looking to sque [...]
Crypto Tax Law: Revenue Ruling 2019-24
IRS Crypto-Related Revenue Ruling 2019-24: What You Need to Know in Plain English
After many years, the U.S. Internal Revenue Service finally addressed some cryptocurrency tax questi [...]
Cryptocurrency Law: Picture to accompany post about SEC saying that Bitcoin is not a security
SEC Says: Bitcoin NOT a Security
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has spoken: Bitcoin is not a security. The clarifi [...]