Some taxable events are:
• Selling cryptocurrency for fiat currency (i.e.,USD, CAD, EUR, JPY, etc.)
• Trading cryptocurrency for another cryptocurrency (e.g., BTC for ETH, does not require cashing out to USD to be taxable).
• Using cryptocurrency to buy a good or service.
• Earning cryptocurrency as wages, mining income, staking income, or interest income.
• Receiving cryptocurrency as a result of a hard fork or an airdrop.