On March 12, the cryptocurrency and blockchain legislative advocacy group Coincenter published correspondence between the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) chairman Jay Clayton and representative Ted Budd. Leading American cryptocurrency think tank Coin Center published an August 21st column by the group's executive director Jerry Brito entitled 'IRS inaction on cryptocurrency can hurt taxpayers, but Congress can help.' In it, Brito argued the U.S. Internal Revenue Service hasn't been clear on how cryptocurrency forks, e.g. bitcoin cash, should be taxed and that the agency should accordingly be ... In this new edition of their popular primer, Jerry Brito and Andrea Castillo provide fresh analysis of the latest policies and regulations that could either help or hinder the growth of the innovative cryptocurrency and blockchain industries. They describe how the Bitcoin protocol works and address many common misconceptions about it. This expanded edition contains new descriptions of the ... In an interview on CTV News, Jerry Brito argues that there is a real future for digital money. Q: "Ok, lets talk about mintchip, tell me about Jerry Brito was a senior research fellow at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University and director of its Technology Policy Program. He also serves as an adjunct professor of law at George Mason University. His research focuses on technology and Internet policy, copyright, and the regulatory process.
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Coin Center Executive Director Jerry Brito on what Coin Center does to protect and foster Bitcoin innovation. Full text available here: https://coincenter.or... From Brookings' Beyond Bitcoin event. 1/14/2016 The Bitcoin Byte interview with Jerry Brito, a senior research fellow at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University and director of its Technology Policy Program. He dives deep into some of ... Jerry Brito talks about the Coin Center, a non-profit research and advocacy center focused on the public policy issues facing cryptocurrency technologies such as Bitcoin. Federal agencies will attempt to regulate Bitcoin, according to the Mercatus Center's Jerry Brito. Given that regulation simply cannot control the new curren...