BREAKDOWN: This Overlooked Crypto Tax Provision Would Be a Disaster

It’s not the broker provision, but lurks in the same infrastructure bill and could conceivably be worse.

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On this edition of “The Breakdown’s Weekly Recap,” NLW looks at:

  • Hidden crypto tax provision 6050I 
  • Chilling language from British lawmakers around using CBDCs to control citizens’ spending 
  • The Compound political gaffe 

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