05 Oct '13, 7am

Bitcoin Is Biggest Loser In Silk Road Meltdown---IRS Wins Big

Bitcoin Is Biggest Loser In Silk Road Meltdown---IRS Wins Big

Think of Bitcoin like unmarked, non-sequential bills. Bitcoin is not dependent on the existence of financial intermediaries. Mr. Marian suggests that much more government regulation is coming once the authorities recognize Bitcoin’s potential for serious tax evasion. Surely he is right, and that was before Silk Road and Mr. Ulbricht were splashed across every paper and news site.

Full article: http://www.forbes.com/sites/robertwood/2013/10/05/bitcoin...

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