Russia’s New Prime Minister Wants Cryptocurrency To Be Taxed

Russia’s New Prime Minister Wants Cryptocurrency To Be Taxed

Russia’s new Prime Minister, Mikhail Mishustin, is a former tax man. And he’s coming for Russia’s Bitcoins. Mishustin was the director of the Russian version of the Internal Revenue Service. One of his most noted achievements was to stop fraud in VAT tax refunds, and reduce red tape so companies are not being audited all the time.