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Malaysia Announces Digital Asset Guidelines

</header> <strong>The Securities Commission Malaysia has published the country’s guidelines on digital assets which set out the regulatory framework for token sales. All token offerings must now be carried out only through platforms approved by the commission. The guidelines also detail the obligations of approved platforms as well as the requirements token issuers must meet.</strong> …

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Lawmakers Want Answers From IRS, Citing Major Issues With Crypto Tax Guidance

</header> <strong>Eight lawmakers have sent a letter to the IRS seeking answers to new questions stemming from the latest crypto tax guidance. They pointed out a number of major issues including unwarranted tax liabilities for crypto users who unwillingly receive forked or airdropped coins.</strong> Also read: Regulatory Roundup: Crypto ‘Inevitable’ in India, China Rankings, NY …

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Bank of Lithuania Issues Guidelines on Security Token Offerings

</header> <strong>Recognizing that businesses are seeking alternative ways to raise capital other than bank lending, the Bank of Lithuania has issued new guidelines on security token offerings</strong><strong>. The goal is to clarify applicable rules without introducing more regulations. </strong> Also read: Mario Draghi Leaves European Central Bank Without Ever Raising Interest Rates Guidelines Aiming to …

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Tax Guide: What Crypto Owners Should Know

<header class=”article__header”> </header> <strong>With the rise in price and the growing adoption of cryptocurrencies, more governments worldwide have been ramping up efforts to tax them. Some countries are using extreme measures to get their hands on this new source of untapped revenue, but there are also tax-friendly countries that are not taxing crypto transactions. Furthermore, …

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Crypto Regulations Are Changing Worldwide to Comply With FATF Standards

<header class=”article__header”> </header> <strong>Governments worldwide are changing the way they regulate crypto assets to comply with the global cryptocurrency standards set by the Financial Action Task Force (FATF). Some are amending existing laws, while others are creating a new system to cooperate and share data.</strong> Also read: China Publishes New Rankings of 37 Crypto Projects …

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U.S. Regulators Risk Causing a Brain Drain to Friendlier Crypto Climes

<header class=”article__header”> </header> <strong>Cryptocurrency companies in the United States aren’t happy. Token issuers, exchanges, and VCs are up in arms about vague and contradictory guidance on crypto asset regulation. Should the U.S. fail to revise its financial laws, they warn, there is a risk of top talent making an exodus to friendlier crypto climes.</strong> Also …

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