All things considered, cryptocurrency is still a nascent field for which lawmakers and the judiciary have yet to set national governing standards. But a dearth of federal regulations doesn't mean the market is a lawless free-for-all. In fact, several states have already passed cryptocurrency statutes.
Fintech businesses must comply with various SEC regulations and crowdfunding parameters. And if that's not enough, since cryptocurrency is very much a decentralized and global affair, in many instances, investors and businesses must also mind international finance laws.
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Cryptocurrency has hit the mainstream! The IRS added a cryptocurrency section to Tax Form 1040. Also, what to do if you haven't reported crypto gains yet.Read »
Last year, Ohio launched a website where businesses could pay certain taxes in Bitcoin. But the state treasurer recently shut it down. But why!?Read »