13 thousand customers of cryptocurrency platform Coinbase has received a notice from the management platform that within three weeks the data about the performed crypto operations will be transferred to the Tax service of the USA (IRS). Such measures are solely in respect of users who in the period from 2013 to 2015 operations cryptocurrency worth more than $20 thousand.
Information submitted to the tax authorities, will contain the name, individual taxpayer number, place of birth, residential address, data relating to the operations manual and issued orders.
The decision on provision of this information was taken at the end of November 2017 Federal judge San Francisco. Earlier the employees of the IRS have already contacted Coinbase for similar data about users, which could avoid paying taxes on the stock exchange refused.
It is known that the tax on profits from cryptocurrency transactions in the U.S. in 2015 paid only 802 people.