FILE- In this Dec. 8, 2017, file photo, coins are displayed next to a Bitcoin ATM in Hong Kong. The IRS says that cryptocurrency transactions are taxable by law. That means people who made money (or lost it) on Bitcoin trades, “mined” Ethereum or even bought a cup of coffee with digital currency face potential tax implications. Failure to report it could mean potential audits, fines and penalties. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung, File)

GSA is getting into the cryptocurrency game

In today’s Federal Newscast, the General Services Administration is selling off cryptocurrency to the highest bidder.

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Beyond Bitcoin: How federal agencies are discovering new uses for blockchain

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BGOV roundtable

On this week’s Capital Impact show, Bloomberg Government analysts participate in a roundtable discussion of the budget deal, the Volker Rule, and Bitcoin.

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