Categorized Tax

IRS Taxes Bitcoin as Property

Economics + Government + Tax + Tech

Treatment of convertible virtual currency as property triggers reporting requirements, including capital gains and losses, among other things.

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Gravity & Antigravity

Economics + Government + Public + Tax

An intriguing exploration of trends in public unionism across the 20th and 21st centuries, and why some jurisdictions respond to economic fluctuations contrary to general expectation.

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MA Tax on Software Services

Business + Media + Tax + Tech

An early look at Massachusetts’ new tax on software services.

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RI Tax Exemption for Arts

Arts + Business + Media + Tax

A look at the expansion of Rhode Island’s tax exemption for a range of artistic endeavors.

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The One Fund

Public + Tax

Notes on the fund for Boston Marathon bombing victims.

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2012 Foreign Earned Income

Government + International + Tax

A heads-up to qualified individuals whose foreign earned income and housing costs are exempt from taxation under IRC §911.

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