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Crypto Tax
Andre Immelman

The basics of Crypto Tax in the US.

Are you unsure about how crypto tax works in the US? The reality is that the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) guidelines are evolving, which may incentivise behaviour such as “I’ll pay my tax when the IRS finalises their guidelines”. However, new legislation from last November requires brokers and crypto exchanges

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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
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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Crypto Tax
Chris Herbst

Crypto Tax in South Africa

SARS and Crypto Assets The South African Revenue Service (SARS) has set its sights on a new lucrative income source. For the last five years, we (CH Consulting) have been calculating crypto taxes for clients, it is safe to say we have performed more calculations in the last year than

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Cryptocurrency
Chris Herbst

How is cryptocurrency such as Bitcoin taxed in South Africa?

Please note that the information below is an opinion and cannot be used to rely on as formal tax advice. In order to  obtain formal tax advice regarding your tax situation, please contact us directly for a consultation. For the lazy reader I start with a summary: It is my opinion

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