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Bitcoin and ether are both down more than two-thirds from their peaks

Enlarge / Ether, the cryptocurrency of the Ethereum network. (credit: https://ethereumprice.org/) Ether, the currency of the Ethereum network, has plunged 9 percent over the last 24 hours. The virtual currency is now worth about $290—the first time it has been … Continue reading

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Satisfied Second Mortgages During the Financial Crisis Rearing Their Ugly Heads!

During the financial crisis, many banks, especially Bank of America, N.A., received credit under the National Mortgage Settlement Act when they wrote off an underwater second mortgage.  This was very common in Florida because many 80/20 mortgages were written around … Continue reading

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YEP: As usual, they think they’re hurting Trump, when actually they’re devaluing their own cu…

YEP: As usual, they think they’re hurting Trump, when actually they’re devaluing their own currency. Read more detail on Recent Law Professor posts –

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Cryptocurrencies: Their Nature and Prospects for Taxation – Part 1

[Anirudh Singh is a 4thyear B.A LL.B (Hons.) student at NALSAR, Hyderabad] Cryptocurrencies have gained significant prominence in the market since the inception of “Bitcoins”. (In this post, Bitcoins and cryptocurrencies are treated interchangeably for the sake of simplicity).  The … Continue reading

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NY Timess: How Tech Billionaires Hack Their Taxes With Donor-Advised Funds

New York Times, How Tech Billionaires Hack Their Taxes With a Philanthropic Loophole: Late in 2014, Nicholas Woodman, the founder and chief executive of GoPro, announced what appeared to be an extraordinary act of generosity. Mr. Woodman, then 39, had … Continue reading

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