Is cryptocurrency legal in Belgium? While it’s true that some countries have implemented heavy restrictions on the use of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, the reality is this technology is generally legal to use in free nations around the world—and that includes Belgium.
Is it illegal to mine cryptocurrency? You may want to look into local regulations where you live, but for now, bitcoin mining is legal in the U.S. and most other countries, but not all U.S. states allow it.
Is crypto trading illegal in Belgium? The Court concludes that trading in non-traditional currency, such as bitcoin, indeed qualifies as a financial transaction. It has no other purpose than to be a means of payment and it is accepted for that purpose by certain operators.
Do you pay tax on crypto in Belgium? Anyone speculating on the cryptocurrency market must pay tax of 33% on gains made, and declare these within the section “miscellaneous income” on their tax return.