Legal Issue Related Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency [Digital Currency]

Legal Issue Related Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency [Digital Currency]

Bitcoin is a digital currency and it is really a tremendous evolution in the tech and financial worlds and is regulated in the whole world in a short span of time. But it is still seeking legal frameworks in many countries. There are many legal factors that are counted in cryptocurrency and Bitcoin. For the virtual currency [digital currency] a term is used that is an umbrella that is a set of legal rules that apply to virtual currency.

Here, we will discuss legal the status of cryptocurrency that all worlds want to know because the demand for Bitcoin and cryptocurrency is increasing with time and most people want a surety about their investment so they can also invest their money in it.

Legality of Cryptocurrency in Different Countries

According to all countries, each country has its own legal constitution and according to that digital currency is also having the law, and by following that its regulation is permitted. So, each country has its own aspects regarding the digital country. Some countries categorized it as an asset, some as legal, and some countries did not declare it still.

Some countries like Bangladesh, Russia, Ecuador have banned it in their country. In some countries like China, it is illegal for commercial use but you can use it for individual purposes like holding, trading, mining, buy and selling. In China, a person can hold it and can mine it but he cannot use it for commercial purposes. There are also some countries where it is totally banned due to their law that doesn’t permit it like Iceland.

In a country like the United Kingdom, Bitcoin and other digital currencies are unregulated with no law. The recent European court has made law and according to that Bitcoin and all other cryptocurrency is exempted from Value Added Tax [VAT].

Here is the list of countries where all kinds of cryptocurrency [Digital currency or Virtual Currency] are banned and illegal are:

  • Iceland
  • Russia Kyrgyzstan
  • Ecuador
  • Thailand
  • China (Banned Only for Commercial Uses)
  • Bangladesh

As, we all know that Bitcoin is the most famous cryptocurrency due to its uniqueness and its value and it is counted as the first developed digital currency in 2013 and after that at present, in the market, you can find out hundreds of digital currencies. So, we can say that Bitcoin is the origin of cryptocurrency. Whole worlds have to keep an eye on it. In the short time duration, it has spread very fast. People are getting more attracted by this to earn more profit because at present, in the market it has become a great source to earn more profit in a short span of time.

People already earned millions from it and we can understand it with one example like when Bitcoin was released then its market value was 100 $ and at present, its value is approximate 16000 $ and after calculating these statics we can imagine that how much profit people are already getting. Amitabh Bachchan is a popular celebrity in India that also invested in Bitcoin and earned 114 cr. So, we can say that it should be regulating in whole worlds so people can make their deal easily here and can invest their money in such a good way.

Now we will also discuss Bitcoin tax and its process.


The tax issue is the most concerning issue in the whole world because in the whole process, Bitcoin users are always anonymous and no one can track it if the user follows all rules and regulations of Bitcoin. It has become a safe haven for taxpayers and if we make business by using Bitcoin, then we can easily hide our tax money and no one can find out it. The country like USA where, if we take a lot amount of money from other countries then it may be a cause of tax but, if you bring money in the format of Bitcoin, then you can easily cross the border without paying tax and you can also convert them in money in your country and it is totally safe and best way to not paying tax.

Bitcoin had also become the best way for money laundering be using them you can easily carry money from here to there without paying tax and the most important thing is that no government or organization regulates it.

We all know that tax should be payable by us and if we don’t pay tax then it is illegal and at present, Bitcoin has become a great platform to save taxes and it is also count reason that Bitcoin and all other digital currencies are trending too much.


Money laundering is the process by which we carry money from one country to another country without paying taxes and it is the illegal format to carry money because, in this process, we don’t pay tax and if we don’t pay tax then our wealth is also counted illegal money.

After the invention of cryptocurrency, money laundering becomes too much easy and none is able to fetch this. Because Bitcoin is the digital currency and it is a virtual currency and we can carry it without facing any problem so most money launder is using this way.

Bitcoin tax is widely discussed in the USA and according to the Bitcoin is counted as the virtual currency and they regulate it also for tax purposes. If anyone is having Bitcoin in large amount and if they lose their private encryption key then it is very tough and almost impossible to recover it and imagine that government knows that you are having a large amount of digital currency and you forget a password then how you will convince the government that you are not the owner of that currency. So, it has also negative remarks.

Everything in the world is having a positive and negative issue and like that Bitcoin [cryptocurrency] is also having merit and demerit. It has become a widely discussed issue among economists and some of them are predicting that it will rise more in the future and some are saying that it has no future. But most people who are using Bitcoin are dealing with it in all aspects.

Below the given list are consisting countries that makes Bitcoin legal specifically for tax purpose and other issues.

  • Sweden
  • Germany
  • France
  • Mexico
  • Lebanon
  • Canada
  • South Korea
  • Spain
  • Finland
  • Japan
  • Jordan
  • Luxembourg
  • Switzerland

All above given countries are making Bitcoin legal and you can easily use thereafter paying tax on it.

Most Digital currency like cryptocurrency is illegally using in all over the world. Some countries are banning it and some are allowing them as legal and some of them are making laws for it. One of the most important factors is Bitcoin has the potential to become a worldwide acceptable currency. At present, the use of Bitcoin is increasing day by day and if it will grow at the same speed then soon all worlds will make it legal and this process may take time.

Why is Bitcoin Highly Secured?

Bitcoin is based on a decentralized network and it is highly secured due to its 256-bit secure layer that uses for its protection. Due to having a decentralized network, it becomes more secure and unable to trace. So, people are oriented towards it more.

It is based on Blockchain that is based on the block and each block has a node and when we make any transaction then at first, its information will pass by all the nodes and all nodes are doing it verify then we can proceed to next step otherwise, we will be unable to make our payment.

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