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The Internal Revenue Service is taking an international approach to cryptocurrency-related crime.
In response to a request by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development to reduce tax crime, the IRS on Monday formed the Joint Chiefs of Global Tax Enforcement (J5), a coalition between five countries aimed at investigating cryptocurrency crimes, including tax fraud and money laundering.
Here are the current crypto prices:
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In the news:
- Revolut’s backer Draper Esprit has entered Germany by investing in local VC firm Earlybird
- Coinbase has been working on a new program to police its markets, and it has hired a former New York Stock Exchange exec to lead the effort
- A brief history of cryptocurrency – and a look at where it’s going
- Bitcoin is making a comeback
- Crypto investors are complaining about the same ‘biggest pain point,’ and fixing it could add billions to the bitcoin market
- Here’s what it’s like to visit ‘Crypto Valley’ – Switzerland’s picturesque blockchain version of Silicon Valley
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- How to buy and sell major cryptocurrencies using Coinbase on your iPhone
- How to buy Ripple’s XRP
- An ETF veteran who ditched Wall Street for crypto explains how bitcoin can fit into a portfolio
- Track the price of nearly two-dozen cryptocurrencies here
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