Two Companies Used Crypto to Pay Taxes in Ohio, Says State Treasurer
Two Companies Used Crypto to Pay Taxes in Ohio, Says State Treasurer

Two businesses in the United States state of Ohio have paid taxes with cryptocurrencies, state Treasurer Robert Sprague said in a forum on Feb. 19. Ohio became the first state to allow businesses to pay taxes with cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin (BTC) in November 2018.

Ohio County Auditors to Explore Blockchain-Based Real Estate System
Ohio County Auditors to Explore Blockchain-Based Real Estate System

The County Auditors’ Association of Ohio (CAAO) has announced the formation of a working group to study the use of blockchain for the effective transfer of property deeds. The news was reported on Feb. 21 by Ohio-based blockchain startup SafeChain — the technical advisor for the multi-county initiative.