Monthly Archives: April 2014

The IRS Decision: What Does It Mean?


On March 25th, the United States’ Internal Revenue Service (IRS), issued a statement saying that bitcoins (and presumably other cryptocurrencies) are to be treated as property for tax purposes. Basically, this means that all capital gains and losses made from

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Auroracoin: Iceland Gets Its Own Cryptocurrency

Recently, nations have been getting their own cryptocurrencies. Auroracoin, the cryptocurrency created by the pseudonymous Icelander Baldur Friggjar Óðinsson (who may be a group or an individual), was created as a national alternative currency for Iceland. The creator or creators

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