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Digital Surge Tax Guide

CryptoTaxCalculator allows you to calculate your taxes arising from any trading activity on Digital Surge. All you have to do is import your trading data via CSV or the API, and we will automatically normalize these transactions back to your local currency. You can then easily calculate your financial year's short and long-term gains using various in-app inventory methods.

Import via CSV

  1. Open Digital Surge in your web browser and log in to your account

  2. Click on the hamburger menu at the top right of the page. In the dropdown popover select 'Transaction history' to navigate to the Transaction History page (https://digitalsurge.com.au/account-settings/transactions-history)

  3. On the Transaction History page, click on the 'Export history' button (for mobile, click on the three dots to the right of the Transaction History title)

    Transaction History
    Transaction History

  4. In the dropdown, select the 'Trades history' option to open the 'Export trades history' popup. In this popup, leave the date selection empty (this covers your complete trading history), and choose the format as 'CSV'. Once selected, click the 'Export history' button to download your 'trades.csv' file

    Export csv
    Export csv

  5. Repeat step 3, and then, in the dropdown, select the 'Transfers history' option to open the 'Export transfers history' popup. In this popup, leave the date selection empty, and choose the format as 'CSV'. Once selected, click the 'Export history' button to download your 'transfers.csv' file

  6. Upload both the 'trades.csv' and the 'transfers.csv' files into CryptoTaxCalculator

    Import CSV files into CTC
    Import CSV files into CTC

Import via API

  1. Log in to your Digital Surge account

  2. Click on the hamburger menu at the top right of the page. In the dropdown popover, select 'API key' to navigate to the API Key page (https://digitalsurge.com.au/account-settings/api-keys)

  3. On the top right of the page, click on the 'Create a new API key' button

    Create API Key
    Create API Key

  4. In the popup, make sure you select 'Read only' and then click 'Next'

  5. Enter the 2FA confirmation code and then click 'Generate the API key'

  6. Copy the displayed API key, paste it into the 'Secret' field here on CryptoTaxCalculator, enter an optional nickname, and then click 'Add API' to sync your API

    Import API key into CTC
    Import API key into CTC

The information provided on this website is general in nature and is not tax, accounting or legal advice. It has been prepared without taking into account your objectives, financial situation or needs. Before acting on this information, you should consider the appropriateness of the information having regard to your own objectives, financial situation and needs and seek professional advice. Cryptotaxcalculator disclaims all and any guarantees, undertakings and warranties, expressed or implied, and is not liable for any loss or damage whatsoever (including human or computer error, negligent or otherwise, or incidental or Consequential Loss or damage) arising out of, or in connection with, any use or reliance on the information or advice in this website. The user must accept sole responsibility associated with the use of the material on this site, irrespective of the purpose for which such use or results are applied. The information in this website is no substitute for specialist advice.

Shane Brunette

CEO

Shane Brunette founded CTC back in 2018 after dealing with his own crypto tax nightmare. He has worked closely with accountants and tax lawyers to make it easy for fellow cryptocurrency users to be tax compliant.

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