How Bitcoin Is Taxed

There’s a lot of confusion around how bitcoin is taxed, but there needn’t be: Crypto assets like bitcoin enjoy remarkably favorable tax treatment from the IRS

Forbes
Forbes
Jun 11, 2019 · 4 min read
Bitcoin’s tax treatment is better than most other alternative strategies for long-term investors. Photo: Dmitry Moraine/Unsplash

By Matt Hougan

One of the most common questions I get from investors is how crypto investments like bitcoin are taxed. There seems to be a…

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