California Moves Ahead With Burdensome Virtual Currency License

California Moves Ahead With Burdensome Virtual Currency License

California may have a wealth of tech-savvy entrepreneurs anxious to create new businesses. But the state's lawmakers aren't doing them any favors as they move forward on a virtual currency license that saddles businesses with fees, paperwork and uncertainties. Businesses would have to pay a non-refundable fee of $5,000 just to apply for the license from the Commissioner of Business Oversight. Which makes one wonder about the bill's real intent. The Golden State's lawmakers aren't taking any time to study the ramifications of New York's recently-released Bitlicense before requiring their....


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