19 Aug '13, 12pm

Germany Recognizes Bitcoin As “Private Money”, Sales Tax Coming Soon

When it comes to Bitcoin news, the German government’s decision is part of a bigger trend. Transactions and institutions will soon be regulated just like other financial institutions that deal with euros or dollars. While it legitimizes Bitcoin, it also confirms that the original purpose of Bitcoin could be lost along the way. Bitcoin is no longer an unregulated currency that works similarly in every country of the world. You now have to find a way to avoid tax, and authorities now have a say in what you are doing with your Bitcoins.

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