The IRS suspects that some individuals could have hidden taxable income for the specified period.
The market will be underpinned by up to $1bn in gold bars, or around two tonnes at current prices.
EY Switzerland launches the first bitcoin ATM where customers will be able to exchange Swiss francs for bitcoins and vice versa.
Around 150 merchants are expected to take part in Bitcoin Black Friday 2016 offering a wide range of products from video games, diamond jewelry, cryptoart to new computers.
A new payment service called Amazon Direct allows Amazon users to pay for purchases in bitcoin.
The Internal Revenue Services sent Coinbase a summons asking for information on all users basing on three isolated cases when people used bitcoin to evade taxes.
Bitcoin micropayments startup is closing its platform, a few months after its employees were acqui-hired by accommodations company Airbnb.
The offering of ViaBTC can strengthen the position of Bitcoin Unlimited against Bitcoin Core.
Overnight, the Yuan dropped to the lowest point since December 2008, and experts predict further declines.
The initiative is expected to professionalize and legitimize bitcoin as a financial asset.
The billionaire investor who supported Donald Trump as a candidate for US presidency will have his ear on tech issues.
Bitcoin experts previously predicted that the victory of Donald Trump can result in bitcoin price boost.
On Wednesday, Swiss finance minister, Ueli Maurer, unveiled the government’s project to drive innovation in the country by easing regulation for fintech startups.