Taxation

07.21.09
Sweden extending taxation into the virtual
07.21.09

Sweden extending taxation into the virtual

Sweden is taking aim at online tax evasion and the estimated five billion Swedish krona (SEK) in ann...

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03.23.09
GDC09: Raph Koster kicks off Worlds in Motion Summit
03.23.09

GDC09: Raph Koster kicks off Worlds in Motion Summit

Game Developers Conference (GDC) 2009 has begun and Massively is in the trenches to report on all th...

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12.13.08
When white collar crime goes virtual
12.13.08

When white collar crime goes virtual

The writing is on the wall. Legislation of the virtual space is increasingly becoming the norm. Just...

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11.29.08
The slow demise of virtual tax havens
11.29.08

The slow demise of virtual tax havens

Is taxation of commerce in the virtual space inevitable? We've been hearing more and more about this...

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11.03.08
China legislates 20% tax rate on virtual currency profits
11.03.08

China legislates 20% tax rate on virtual currency profits

While much of the world's gold farming activity is based in mainland China, the black market industr...

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09.05.08
Should your GM be able to tax you?
09.05.08

Should your GM be able to tax you?

This idea's been floated before, but a few people on the forums have responded pretty enthusiastical...

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01.22.08
The Sierra Club proposes video game and TV tax
01.22.08

The Sierra Club proposes video game and TV tax

The Sierra Club -- a group dedicated to environmentalism and preservation -- has proposed that a ta...

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01.10.08
The Second Life Philip Linden/Gavin Newsom Fireside Chat, part 2
01.10.08

The Second Life Philip Linden/Gavin Newsom Fireside Chat, part 2

This is the second of two parts to the Fireside Chat between Second Life's Philip Rosedale (aka Phi...

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09.25.07
Scientists test pay-as-you-go driving
09.25.07

Scientists test pay-as-you-go driving

Researchers from the University of Iowa Public Policy Center have developed a system for charging d...

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