CME and CFE describe their hard fork
policy in their self-certifications.
It seems reasonable to assume that coin traders should not have to report taxable income on a hard fork
until the new coin is time-stamped as a ledger entry in the blockchain.
A point is reached when a blockchain network becomes too large, unwieldy and slow to be competitive, at which point a hard fork
is needed that spawns a new and independent system with a differentiated software.
The new digital coins produced by a hard fork
are property that the taxpayer has neither solicited nor paid for.
Launched: 2014 Market value: $5.6 billion The strengths: Stellar, whose ledger is a hard fork
of Ripple's, likewise aims for its lumens to be a bridge currency for cross-border payments - only it's run by a nonprofit, instead of a for-profit company.
are when developers make changes to the cryptocurrency's programming code, which would create certain incompatibilities in verifying transactions and record-keeping.
"Due to the upcoming Bitcoin - Segwit2x hard fork
, we've received too many requests from investors to extend DMarket Token presale.
In July and August, we had multiple news about an emerging civil war in Bitcoin that was connected to a technical issue called the hard fork
. Probably because of that, BTC had returns of +30% to -30% on a weekly basis between May 24 and June 14.
On August 1st, a 'user activated hard fork
' will take place.
Bitcoin cash, whose hard fork
contributed to the price crash, also lost more than 75 percent of its value in November.
Bitcoin Cash (BCH) meanwhile, is a blockchain derived from the Bitcoin blockchain which followed the split of Bitcoin (hard fork
) in August 2017.
"Asus and Quantum Cloud do not 'guarantee that users of its software will make any earnings or profit' [warning that users are responsible for] considering their own usage costs," read a press released that was shared with Hard Fork