The administration of the city of Innisfil in the Canadian province of Ontario approved a pilot program that allows residents to pay for real estate taxes using cryptocurrency.
For this, local authorities began to cooperate with the Coinberry Pay payment service, through which residents can pay virtual currencies. Immediately after the transfer of funds, the platform converts digital assets to Canadian dollars and translates them to the administration’s account.
Initially, the initiative provides for acceptance of payments only in Bitcoins (
According to the mayor of Innisfil, the inhabitants welcome and actively support innovative innovations.
Recently, Bitfury Group also started to cooperate with the HadePay payment service to help business accept payment in Bitcoins