Blockchain technology stands to radically transform our concept of the corporation where machines, not humans, are both the customers and employees.
A payment conducted with bitcoin represents a paradigm shift in our concept of money - one where there is no division between currency and the system through which it flows.
Bitcoin may become a global reserve instrument as individuals use it both as a ledger for financial and informational assets.
Bitcoin represents a form of 'digital gold'.
How can the state levy taxation on that which they do not issue and cannot control?