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Is BTC a good investment in Spain?
Bitcoin has been a popular name over the last decade. The growth in Bitcoin’s popularity has made it a globally acknowledged currency and a valuable asset. In July 2010, Bitcoin began trading at US$0.0008. By mid-April of 2021, Bitcoin prices reached new all-time highs of over $60,000 but by the summer of that same year prices were down by 50%. Bitcoin later reached its all-time high above $68,000 in November 2021. In 2022, Bitcoin's price continued to gradually decline but this is a natural process, as we have seen it happen before. You should keep in mind that in the world of cryptocurrencies, every high has a low and after every low, there will be a high sometime. So, it is important to get the timings right. Understanding the nature of the market and analyzing the movements of Bitcoin can be a guide for investors. That is why people’s attention and interest in Bitcoin remains high yet cautious, regardless of its price. As a result, some crypto market experts have even predicted that Bitcoin’s price could reach around $79,000 by the year 2025. In simple terms, it is hard to reach a definite answer when it comes to crypto investments. But if you have a good crypto market outlook to some extent and Bitcoin fits within your risk tolerance prospects, then it could be a satisfactory investment on the long-term perspective.
What is Bitcoin ?
Bitcoin is a digital currency or a form of digital asset, which is of high market value. It is ranked 1st in the crypto market. Bitcoin is a decentralized digital currency that no one controls and anyone can use it in order to transfer monetary units of the network. Bitcoin has made it possible to send money to any part of the world easily and regardless of geographical borders and banking networks.
A very important function of Bitcoin is to maintain value. Because as we know, governments and central banks have the power to print money indefinitely and thereby reduce the value of their national currencies. In the Bitcoin network, although everyone can participate in the creation of new currency units, the total number of coins that can be created can be a maximum of 21 million units. The limited number of Bitcoin coins and the impossibility of creating more Bitcoins than what miners are allowed to mine are from the rules of the Bitcoin network which protect its value. This is one of the reasons that distinguishes Bitcoin as a long-term investment.
Is Bitcoin legal to buy in Spain
Yes. According to the document Crypto-assets: a financial authority’s view by the central Bank
of Spain (BDE), the common trait of crypto-assets is that they are a digital representation of
value or a set of contractual rights. According to the same document, cryptocurrencies rely on
distributed ledger technology (DLT) to be legally transferred, traded and stored.
Is Bitcoin taxed in Spain
Yes. According to the legislative document published by the Spain government, crypto traders
have to inform the tax authorities about the ownership of any cryptocurrency held, and any
transaction made in a very detailed way. This applies to crypto both in and outside Spain.
According to the above-mentioned law, depending on the transaction, crypto assets in Spain
can be subject to different taxes which include: Income Tax, Income Savings Tax, Inheritance
and Gifts Tax, and Wealth Tax. You may have to pay between 19% to 26% in tax depending on
how large a net profit you have made. You need to declare your crypto activity in terms of
income and capital gains in your annual income tax return.
After you've bought Bitcoin in Spain
Bitcoin is a kind of electronic money by which you can send money to any part of the world or sometimes use it to buy goods and services. Bitcoin's two main features of decentralization and freedom from printing more currency units are significant achievements over today's money. These Bitcoin features are paving the way for a new form of economic system in the future. You can consider Bitcoin as a payment token, use it to make currency transfers, and even order from online stores. But looking at the use of Bitcoin in today's world, it can be seen that most people buy Bitcoin as an investment. For this reason, another point of view has emerged according to which Bitcoin can be used as an asset in addition to being able to play the role of money; An asset that can maintain its value over time.
Who can buy Bitcoin in Spain
Anyone can receive, store, send, exchange, buy and sell cryptocurrency easily by the help of a
cryptocurrency exchange in Spain. Though it is important that your exchange supports different
payment methods available in Spain like: Apple pay, Google pay, Credit Card, Debit Card, Bank
Transfer and PayPal. Our exchange offers one of the best services in the country with the
access to payments through the mentioned resources while charging no exchange fees for
secure and fast transactions.
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Frequently asked questions
If we consider Bitcoin to have intrinsic value due to some of its features such as limitedness and unforgeability and use it as a tool that preserves value over time, perhaps it is an asset worth buying. Bitcoin can be presented as a type of investment that preserves the value of your savings in the long term. However, we recommend that before purchasing Bitcoin, study the ins and outs of the Bitcoin market and consult with professionals.
Yes. But note that according to the legislative document by the Spanish government, the capital
gain tax applies whenever you dispose of your crypto assets. This would include selling crypto
for EUR, trading cryptocurrency for another cryptocurrency and gifting crypto. So, when you sell
your crypto asset for any fiat currency, you will need to pay tax on any profits you made.
According to the legislative document by the Spain government, whether you are getting paid
for a full-time job in cryptocurrency or receiving crypto payments for offering services part-time,
you are subject to Income Tax on your crypto earnings.
You can purchase a small amount of Bitcoin, unlike stocks. The least amount of Bitcoin that you can likely purchase is equivalent to 1 Satoshi, or 0.00000001 Bitcoins, depending on its price of the day.
It is estimated that over 1.1 million people, 2.51% of Spain's total population, currently own
Due to theft, computer malfunction, loss of access keys, and other reasons, users may lose Bitcoin and other cryptocurrency tokens. Although hot wallets are still practical for some users, cold storage (also known as offline wallets) is one of the safest ways to store Bitcoin because it cannot be accessed online. Consider using a hardware wallet for all of your long-term Bitcoin and cryptocurrency storage if you're looking for the safest storage option. For short-term investments, you can also keep your Bitcoins on our exchange wallet in order to trade more easily.If you want to hold Bitcoin long-term, although you can still keep your cryptocurrency in this wallet, it is better to not keep it in the exchange wallet nor the software one. The safest option would be a hardware wallet.