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Bitcoin exchange Kraken to probe user accounts after U.S. court

The U.S. Internal Revenue Services, the country’s main body responsible for collecting taxes and administering the Internal Revenue Code, will probe users of crypto exchange Kraken after a court order, news outlet Reuters said this morning. The taxman comes for crypto: DOJ says a federal court has authorized the IRS to serve a John Doe […]Read More

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IRS gets access to crypto exchange Circle’s user data, targets

Shortly after getting a court authorization to obtain records of cryptocurrency exchange Circle’s customers, the US Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is now seeking to get access to similar data from trading platform Kraken. “Those who transact with cryptocurrency must meet their tax obligations like any other taxpayer,” said acting assistant attorney general David Hubbert of […]Read More

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Is Crypto the Answer to Australian Banks Invading User Privacy?

Reports are emerging of Australian banks demanding customers complete detailed invoices over their use of funds as a condition for honoring transactions. Time for crypto to take over completely?  Australian Banks are Now Asking Invasive Questions Crypto reporter and analyst Alex Saunders has noted that he is receiving reports that banks are now demanding customers […]Read More