13 Sep '13, 9am

Israeli government reportedly mulling bitcoin tax

Israeli government reportedly mulling bitcoin tax

The Israeli government is considering taxing profits on bitcoin, said an Israeli paper this week. Business paper Globes reported that the Israel Tax Authority is mulling the prospect, believing that people who make profits from bitcoin owe taxes. “We cannot ignore this phenomenon which one way or another involves financial transactions and therefore we are examining its importance,” an Israel Tax Authority source was quoted as saying. But a model for taxing profits was unclear, given that the country has not yet recognized bitcoin as an official currency, said Globes. Jonathan Rouach, CEO at Israeli bitcoin exchange Bits of Gold , agreed. “I think the Israeli Tax Authority is not avant-garde enough to have a company go 100% bitcoin,” he said. “They still need to know what bank account they can levy taxes from, and they won’t take them in bitcoin, yet.” Bits of Gold signed ...

Full article: http://www.coindesk.com/israeli-government-reportedly-mul...

Tweets

Israeli government reportedly mulling bitcoin tax

blacklistednews.com 14 Sep '13, 3am

The Israeli government is considering taxing profits on bitcoin, said an Israeli paper this week. Business paper Globes re...

bitcoin

bitcoin

coindesk.com 13 Sep '13, 4pm

Kinnard Hockenhull is the founder of BitBox , a US-based exchange and provider of bitcoin-related services. The company is...

How Bitcoin Is Blossoming in Germany

How Bitcoin Is Blossoming in Germany

paymentssource.com 12 Sep '13, 8am

Print Email Reprints Comment Twitter LinkedIn Facebook Google+ NUREMBERG, Germany—If you stop by bar Room77 in Berlin's Kr...

Where is my government? - Malaysians for Malays...

blog.limkitsiang.com 18 Sep '13, 12am

— Malaysians for Malaysia The Malay Mail Online September 17, 2013 SEPT 17 — As a taxpayer of more than 3 decades I am inc...

Bitcoin Foundation Final Candidate Debate

Bitcoin Foundation Final Candidate Debate

letstalkbitcoin.com 15 Sep '13, 1am

Let's Talk Bitcoin is powered by volunteers doing good work through the Cryptocurrency ecosystem, and sharing their experi...

How is regulation going to affect the bitcoin price?

How is regulation going to affect the bitcoin p...

coindesk.com 14 Sep '13, 10am

Regulation as it concerns bitcoin has been dominating the media cycle recently. We’ve had the US government meeting with r...

What We Can All Learn from G-Cloud and the Singapore Government

What We Can All Learn from G-Cloud and the Sing...

linkedin.com 12 Sep '13, 2pm

A little over a month ago, I was in Washington, DC, meeting with the CIOs and CTOs of all government agencies in the U.S. ...

Your tax dollars at work... #lovint

Your tax dollars at work... #lovint

peakenergy.blogspot.com 15 Sep '13, 12pm

Glenn Greenwald 's steady drip feed of reports (combined with Edward Snowden's disappearance into Putin's Russia) seems to...

Bitcoin and W3C Standards via @IEEESpectrum @ma...

spectrum.ieee.org 17 Sep '13, 6am

In the past year, Bitcoin has flummoxed its critics and exhilarated its followers. Since January, the exchange rate per bi...

Scottish government to ban petrol and diesel ca...

electricforum.com 13 Sep '13, 4pm

Scottish government to ban petrol and diesel cars from city centres While many sceptics and supporters of the electric veh...

Scottish government to ban petrol and diesel ca...

electricforum.com 13 Sep '13, 6pm

Scottish government to ban petrol and diesel cars from city centres While many sceptics and supporters of the electric veh...

Australia’s new government takes aim at carbon ...

newenergyworldnetwork.com 09 Sep '13, 9am

Australia’s new government takes aim at carbon tax 9 Sep 2013 Australia’s new government, headed up by Tony Abbott – elect...

Belgium’s finance minister has no objection to bitcoin

Belgium’s finance minister has no objection to ...

coindesk.com 11 Sep '13, 1pm

Belgium’s finance minister has no problem with bitcoin, he said last week, although he pointed out that there are few peop...

UK government allows EV owners to drive tax free

UK government allows EV owners to drive tax free

renewableenergymagazine.com 09 Sep '13, 7am

The British government has given the electric vehicle (EV) sector a major nod of approval by allowing motorists and car in...