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LocalBitcoins Tax Guide

CryptoTaxCalculator supports data uploads from LocalBitcoins so you can calculate your LocalBitcoins taxes. LocalBitcoins offers CSV history downloads allowing you to upload the files manually into CryptoTaxCalculator.

Import LocalBitcoins data into CryptoTaxCalculator via CSV

  1. Login to your LocalBitcoins account
  2. In the top right corner of the navbar, click on the profile icon and click on 'Dashboard' from the dropdown menu to navigate to your dashboard (https://localbitcoins.com/ads)
    LocalBitcoins dashboard
    LocalBitcoins dashboard
  3. Click on the 'Completed trades' tab to see all your completed trades
    LocalBitcoins dashboard
    LocalBitcoins dashboard
  4. Click on the blue 'Download data in CSV format' button to download your trading history as a CSV file
  5. Import this downloaded CSV file here to CryptoTaxCalculator

Wrapping Up

That's it! Using the CSV option, you can upload your transactions from LocalBitcoins to calculate your taxes using CryptoTaxCalculator. If you find that you are missing some transactions, you can upload these manually using our Simple or Advanced manual CSV import.

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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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