Russian Ministry of Labor: Gov’t Workers Exempt From Declaring Cryptocurrency Gains

Russian Ministry of Labor: Gov’t Workers Exempt From Declaring Cryptocurrency Gains

The Russian Ministry of Labor’s updated income, expenses and property declaration guidelines for government employees for reporting on 2017 includes a point about cryptocurrency , local media outlet Izvestia reports . The updated regulations state that government employees do not have to declare “virtual currencies” they obtained. The note about cryptocurrency was added to an already existing point that stated government employees were not required to declare “goods and services in their natural forms,” adding laconically “as well as virtual currencies.” Representatives from the Ministry of Labor told local news outlet RBC that they do not currently require cryptocurrency […]