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Barter and the taxation of bitcoin transactions

8th May 2018

Barter and the taxation of bitcoin transactions

The taxation of transaction in bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies presents a number of significant challenges to HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC). However, the provision of a conceptual framework to answer the question: 'how are gains derived from such transactions to be taxed?".

Tax Partner Neil Simpson has written an article on tax and bitcoin transactions for Wealth and Finance magazine. For the full article, click here. First published May 2018.

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