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California Banking and Finance Committee OK’s Bitcoin Bill

California’s assembly committee on banking and finance has approved a bill that would regulate cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin in a similar fashion to New York’s controversial BitLicense. Dubbed...

Sean Wince | May 01, 2015 | 14:00

Additional GST For Bitcoin And Digital Currencies in Australia?

Australia has been one of the frontrunners in terms of...

Jp Buntinx | Apr 21, 2015 | 19:00

Bitcoin Taxes: The Professionals, The Digital Currency Council

This week on the Bitcoin Taxes series, we will be...

Drew Cordell | Apr 14, 2015 | 08:00

Some US States Have Plans to Enable Tax Payments with Bitcoin

At least three states in the US may soon allow bitcoin...

Nuno Menezes | Apr 07, 2015 | 15:00

UK Plans to Regulate Bitcoin Exchanges

The UK government plans on regulating digital currency...

Drew Cordell | Mar 20, 2015 | 17:00

Bitcoin Taxes: Working for Bitcoin

Welcome back to Bitcoin Taxes, our special series over...

Drew Cordell | Mar 19, 2015 | 08:00

California Bitcoin Bill May Pose Problems For Startups

Want to start a new Bitcoin business in California? A...

Natalie Johnson | Mar 12, 2015 | 21:00

Bitcoinist Assistant Editor’s Formal BitLicense Comment

This author’s views do not necessarily reflect...

Evan Faggart | Mar 09, 2015 | 15:00

OP-ED: BitLicense’s Superficial Changes

This author’s views do not necessarily reflect...

Evan Faggart | Mar 08, 2015 | 12:00

BitLicense: Breaking Down the Revisions

In the summer of 2014 Coinbase, a bitcoin wallet and exchange service, proposed changes to the BitLicense draft, which was proposed by the New York State Department of Financial...

Carter Graydon | Mar 03, 2015 | 21:00

Bitcoin Regulation Perception: Italy

Italy recently declared that it would not tax digital currencies like Bitcoin. This is a great step in the right direction for the entire Bitcoin community because it opens up the...

Sergio Schout | Mar 03, 2015 | 08:00

Australian Regulators Issue Stop Order For Bitcoin Mining Company’s...

The ambitions of a Melbourne-based bitcoin mining pool, Bitcoin Group, to go public has have have been put on hold by the country’s regulators. The company announced back in October...

Jeffrey Maxim | Feb 13, 2015 | 16:24

Bitcoin Regulation Is Still Far Away For America

Conference of State Bank Supervisors (CSBS) is a 100-year-old trade organization for state regulators that primarily concerns itself with representing state regulators interests and...

Guilherme Fernandes | Dec 31, 2014 | 21:00

Bitcoin in Australia: TAXED!

According to the news I received, Bitcoin will be...

Sergio Schout | Dec 21, 2014 | 15:00

“Be Okay” installs the first Bitcoin ATM in Paraguay

Bitcoin is starting to become a household name when...

Armaan Chandnani | Nov 19, 2014 | 09:37

Pro Bitcoin countries: Isle of Man.

The second country that we will take a closer look at...

Sergio Schout | Nov 18, 2014 | 20:00

A bitcoinist special: “Pro Bitcoin” governments. Belgium.

Last week some of us at got together...

Sergio Schout | Nov 04, 2014 | 15:54

FinCen Issues Two Administrative Rulings Regarding Virtual Currency

FinCen has issued two basic administrative rulings...

Nuno Menezes | Oct 28, 2014 | 02:44

Australia Government Taxes Bitcoin

There is still a few more days left for submitting...

Alberto Mata | Oct 17, 2014 | 05:33

Philippine Government proposes its own Crypto Currency

Last week, Philippine Congresswoman Kimi Cojuangco...

Nuno Menezes | Oct 13, 2014 | 19:14

Russia plans to ban virtual currencies by 2015

Russia is considering banning the use of virtual...

Nuno Menezes | Sep 15, 2014 | 00:14

Bitcoin community is rising against BitLicense

Last 17th July 2014, the New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) has officially released its proposed BitLicense regulations, governing virtual currency firms doing...

Nuno Menezes | Aug 12, 2014 | 03:48

Russia Plans to ban crypto currencies

The Russian government prepares to ban crypto currencies. As stated by the Russian news express RIA Novosti, the Russian Finance Ministry is planning on legislating against the use of...

Nuno Menezes | Aug 02, 2014 | 21:40