How to do your HitBTC taxes

What is HitBTC?

HitBTC is a popular crypto exchange founded in 2013 with more than 500 cryptocurrencies and 800 trading pairs available, as well as futures, staking, and an OTC offering.


Follow these steps to sync your HitBTC data automatically to Koinly:

  1. Log in to HitBTC.
  2. Select the settings cog icon in the top right corner.
  3. Select the API keys tab.
  4. Select new API key.
  5. Copy your API key and secret and paste into the fields in Koinly.

On Koinly:

  1. Create a free account on Koinly
  2. Complete onboarding until you get to the Wallets page and find HitBTC in the list
  3. Select API > Paste the API keys you copied above in the appropriate box
  4. Hit Import and wait for Koinly to sync your data. This can take a few minutes
  5. Review your transactions on the Transactions page to ensure everything is tagged correctly and no missing data
  6. Go to the Tax Reports page to view your tax liability!
Notes / Limitations

You will need to grant the Payment information permission after generating the API keys.

This API does not provide any trades for delisted pairs. These trades will need to be added manually or using CSV files

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Where is HitBTC based?

HitBTC has offices around the world including in Hong Kong and Chile.

Is HitBTC safe?

Wondering if HitBTC is legit? Despite being an old-timer having been founded in 2013, HitBTC has not suffered any notable hacks or compromises since it launched. The exchange also offers good account security features like 2FA, pin, and touch ID. All this said, you should always follow best security practices and store any crypto you're not actively trading or investing in a secure cold wallet.

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