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Tax-loss harvesting
Crypto Tax
Suné Oosthuizen

Tax-loss harvesting: Cut your tax bill today

Why now? It is an ideal time to start thinking about tax-loss harvesting. The final countdown has begun, and 31 December 2022 can be seen waiting on the horizon. The rollercoaster of crypto has seen more downs than ups, and luckily, the chapter is coming to a close, but with

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Operation hidden treasure
Crypto Tax
Suné Oosthuizen

Operation hidden treasure

Operation who? Operation Hidden Treasure was introduced on March 5, 2021, by the IRS Director of the Office of Fraud. You may feel like the IRS is not always on your side, but you cannot argue their creative abilities in naming departments needs a gold star. Operation Hidden Treasure is

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United States: 6 Crypto Myths busted!
Crypto Tax
Suné Oosthuizen

United States: 6 Crypto Myths busted!

Myth #1: I do not have to pay tax on my Crypto If you have ever been in a conversation revolving around crypto and taxes, you will always hear somebody mention “crypto is not taxable” or “nobody knows how to tax it”. Shockingly, this myth is still around; after all,

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Crypto Tax
Suné Oosthuizen

South Africa: 6 Crypto Myths busted!

Myth #1: I do not have to pay tax on my Crypto If you have ever been in a conversation revolving around crypto and taxes, you will always hear somebody mention “crypto is not taxable” or “nobody knows how to tax it”. Shockingly, this myth is still around; after all,

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NFT
Suné Oosthuizen

Discover NFT’s: It’s not just a picture!

Everyone has heard about non-fungible tokens, or NFTs as they are better known. Celebrities like Eminem bought a Bored Ape NFT for half a million dollars. The mainstream media went viral and said they could take a screenshot and have the same thing. But is this the same thing?  Let’s

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what is defi
DeFi
Suné Oosthuizen

What is DeFi?

What is DeFi? Decentralised finance, better known as DeFi, is essentially the entire financial world behind crypto.  As we speak, developers are recreating fundamental financial institutions and replacing old ways and old systems. It is hard to understand and imagine if you are an onlooker looking in from the outside.

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Digital Asset Executive Order - To be signed by Biden
Crypto Regulation
Suné Oosthuizen

Digital Asset Executive Order – To be signed by Biden

The much-anticipated Digital Asset Executive Order will be signed today, 9 March 2022. The market is feeling the positivity with the first breath of fresh air, with Bitcoin topping the $41K mark. The Order is the first-ever whole-of-government approach and will be addressing the risks involved in digital assets. Still,

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staking tax
Crypto Regulation
Suné Oosthuizen

Couple pushes for a clear policy on staking tax in the US.

Staking tax has been a contentious issue. Joshua and Jessica Jarrett, better known as the Tezos validator who took the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to court, are creating big waves in the crypto industry, setting a possible precedent for how authorities will tax staking rewards. History As the IRS has

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united states crypto regulation
Crypto Regulation
Suné Oosthuizen

Update on United States Crypto Regulation

Current Situation United States Crypto Regulations have made headlines and created many discussions in recent months. In 2022 we are seeing a clear focus on regulation in the U.S. especially after the breaking news that the Biden administration wants Crypto Regulations to be a matter of National Security. February is

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Crypto Regulation in South Africa illustration
Crypto Regulation
Suné Oosthuizen

Crypto Regulation in South Africa

(Disclaimer: This does not constitute financial advice) Background Since Bitcoin’s official launch in January 2009, the growth of this technology has been exponential, growing  much faster  than the internet in the early 1980s. With such growth, responsibility needs to be taken from all parties involved in the Crypto space. The

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