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Korean Government to Tax Crypto Capital Gains from 2020

The Korean government is preparing legal tools to tax capital gains from the sale of crypto assets. Specialized legislation to target digital asset deals is expected to arrive from the tax season for 2020. Korean Authorities Hope to Tax Crypto Capital Gains Until recently, Korea was one of the most active markets for crypto speculation. Read more…

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1 Billion XRP Worth $225M Released from Escrow; Still OK to Hold Ripple’s Token?

Ripple, Inc. unlocked its monthly escrow, raising more questions about the performance of XRP. Over the course of 2019, the token has underperformed, also losing hopes of an end-of-year rally. XRP Long-Term Holding Still Won’t Pay XRP is still down around 30% this year, as 2019 nears its end. The latest unlocking of the scheduled Read more…

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GiveBitcoin Wants You to Give Bitcoin This Holiday Season

GiveBitcoin founder Cory Klippsten struggled to warm his parents up to Bitcoin. For two years, he coaxed and educated, until his evangelism finally paid off in the spring of 2019. “After 100s of hours, books, podcasts, articles, I finally got my parents to buy some bitcoin,” he told Bitcoin Magazine. That was five years after Read more…

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Bitcoin Price Shoots Past $7200, as BTC Predictions Abound

Bitcoin price is returning to short-term volatility, with a rally above $7261. At this point, BTC sees various near and long term predictions. Bitcoin Price Rally Mode On The mood for BTC until now has been bearish without the exclusion of sudden price rallies. The halving narrative still continues as a factor, though with fears Read more…

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Bitcoin Black Friday 2019: The Sales You Better Not Miss

It’s that time of year again. Thanksgiving is just days away, and you know what that means. No, I’m not talking about the family get-together or passing out in front of the TV after eating way too much. I’m talking about shopping! Bitcoin Black Friday 2019 is here and there are some crypto-related deals on Read more…

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ETH Transaction Fees on Ethereum Soar to $30

The Ethereum (ETH) network still experiences random days of congestion. This led to transactions requiring significantly high fees, as much as $30. High Competition for Some Blocks Led to Exorbitant Fees Transaction fees for sending ETH rose to as high as $30, on separate anomalous blocks, users reported. The spike in fees was random and Read more…