More on Bitcoin in the Netherlands

Recent comments by a government official that the Netherlands may change its tax treatment of bitcoin transactions (buying and selling bitcoins) is prompting quite a lot of comment.

From the link, there are a number of bitcoin related projects ongoing — and

The establishment of payment processor BitPay’s European headquarters in Amsterdam was a reason. Another reason was the presence of analytics platform BlockTrail, brokerage Bitonic, and the exchange CleverCoin.

The future appears promising for digital currencies in the country.

those clever Dutch!


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