patent watch

Amazon Wins Patent for Data Stream to ‘Identify’ Bitcoin Users for Law Enforcement

Amazon’s latest patent aims to combine data from various sources to identify cryptocurrency users for subscribers including the taxman and cops.
Jordan Pearson
Geth and Taxes

People Who Own Cryptocurrency Are Getting Slammed With More Taxes Than They Expected

And some investors are opting to not pay taxes at all, according to accountants.
Jessica Klein
I Fought the Law And...

South Koreans Will Soon Have to Go to Through a Bank to Buy Bitcoin

The country is announcing some serious new policies this week.
Jordan Pearson
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Trump goes after Al Franken over alleged sexual misconduct, GOP wins key votes for tax bill, Russian diplomat admits to "long list" of Trump contacts, and more.
VICE Staff
Tax Avoidance

The Paradise Papers Are Just the Tip of the Iceberg

We spoke to a tax avoidance expert about what to expect next.
Simon Childs
Paradise Papers

All the Elite Hypocrisy Revealed by the Paradise Papers So Far

People who claim to want to eradicate poverty in "helping to perpetuate it" shocker.
Mark Wilding
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

NYPD again looking into Harvey Weinstein allegations, death toll still rising in California, and more.
VICE Staff
death and taxes

This Bill Would Finally Let You Make Cryptocurrency Purchases Without Paying Capital Gains Taxes

Because you're totally doing that, right?
Jordan Pearson
Weed Week

How the IRS Screws Legal Weed Businesses

The IRS targets legal cannabis businesses. Now the industry is fighting back.
David Bienenstock
The VICE Guide to Right Now

What We Just Learned About Donald Trump's Taxes

The journalist David Cay Johnston revealed what was inside the president's 2005 1040 tax form on Tuesday night.
Harry Cheadle

What a Legal Recreational Drug Market Would Look Like in the UK

We spoke to a load of experts to understand how legalizing weed, psychedelics, cocaine, pills, and ketamine would actually work.
David Hillier

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Eight out of ten Trump supporters think paying taxes is a civic duty, a judge dismisses a lawsuit over police tactics in Ferguson, the NRA responds to the Kardashian robbery with sarcastic tweets, and more.
VICE Staff