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Taxes and holding periods when selling cryptocurrencies and staking

The tax treatment of cryptocurrencies is uncertain territory for many. How do revenues from staking or from price gains have to be taxed? For this reason, I requested a binding statement from the Munich tax office on 06.03.2021. The response letter dated 18.03.2021 can be viewed and downloaded here. 

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The letter below from the Munich tax office can be downloaded here as a PDF in full text.