Finally, we heard a good news about cryptocurrency while all prices are lower and may be this news will be the first rain drop of the good news.
As the WSJ writes, the move initially applies only to businesses, so who want to take part in the program simply need to go to OhioCrypto.com and register to pay whatever taxes their corporate hearts desire in crypto. It could be anything from cigarette sales taxes to employee withholding taxes, according to a report in The Wall Street Journal, which first noted the initiative.
Then plans to extend the offering to individual taxpayers in future. Starting this week.
Mandel who is the State Treasurer of Ohio, has been interested in bitcoin since he was appointed in 2011, said he sees the flagship cryptocurrency “as a legitimate form of currency.”
“There is a lot of excitement around the conference. Accepting bitcoin is just a small part of the momentum to grow a blockchain ecosystem in Cleveland,” Ellenbogen said at the time.
In the end we as cryptocurrency and blockchain supporter hope to have support from most of government in 2019.
maybe 2019 will be new decade for Bitcoin, 10 years after birth.