Bitcoin continued to hover around $8,200 on Wednesday, the level where it’s traded for much of the past week. The flat trading pattern is a bit of surprise, given that Tuesday’s tax deadline (later extended to Wednesday because of IRS tech troubles) has now come and gone. ILLUSTRATION: BLOOMBERG NEWS Bitcoin bulls have argued that tax season was a bummer for the digital coin, because owners were forced to sell their coins for cash and hand it over to the government. The IRS views bitcoin as an asset, so

Source: Bitcoin: Where’s That Post-Tax Price Boom We Were Promised? – Barron’s