Can I minimize my Crypto Mining Taxes?

Cryptocurrency mining has a hefty price tag. The requirements for a large amount of computational power, internet, and electricity, as well as a site, are all fairly costly. Deducting as much of these expenses as allowed is the greatest method to lower your crypto mining taxes.


There are different ways to reduce crypto mining taxes depending on whether you mined crypto as a hobby or as a business.


As a hobby:

When reporting your mining profits as a hobby, there isn't generally much you can do to save money on taxes.


As a company:

If you mine cryptocurrencies for a living or as a business, you may be eligible for tax breaks. Mining equipment (computers, phones, etc.), electricity charges, repairs, and rented space required to operate the equipment are all common expenses that may be deducted.

 

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