The details of the cases date back to an earlier period in bitcoin's history when websites like BitFunder - a kind of stock exchange for cryptocurrency companies - were more common. BitFunder was shuttered in late 2013, and acted as a kind of companion service to cryptocurrency exchange WeExchange.
CRA surveyed businesses to find out why they're taking bitcoin ATMs | CBC News
Canada's tax agency commissioned research on businesses that installed bitcoin automated tellers on their premises. The CRA said it wanted to understand “the perceived value it brings to businesses and their customers, and attitudes towards tax compliance in the crypto-commercial sphere.”
Bitcoin Illegal: Saudi Arabia Monetary Authority
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia regulators issued a statement this week through its monetary authority. Cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin are illegal in the country. Citing “negative consequences” and “high risk,” the government believes it must protect subjects from themselves.
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