Managed by Roger Ver, the Bitcoin mining pool.com refused to support the controversial plan to introduce a Bitcoin cache mining tax in favor of the cryptocurrency development fund due to a negative perception of the idea by the community.
In a Bitcoin statement.com said that without sufficient support, such changes could lead to another hard fork and the transformation of the economic base of the project. Poole also called on the community for unity, flexibility and transparent business.
Due to the rejection of the proposed plan, the organization will begin to look for new ways Development Fund financing, which will be acceptable to all participants and will help preserve the fundamental foundations of Bitcoin cache.
The opinion of the remaining mining pools that had previously subscribed to the proposal to introduce a 12.5% production tax is still unknown.
Community Criticized Not Necessitydeductions of part of the income to pay the development team, and controversial decisions on its implementation. The plan stipulated that network participants would start paying, but could not vote, funds would go to a private Hong Kong company instead of a non-profit organization, and all miners, and those who did not support the update, would risk losing money due to the removal of the blocks they extracted.
Bitcoincom is interested in maintaining stability not only because of the risk of losing part of the market, but also because of the prospects for further development. For example, earlier Vitalik Buterin proposed using the Bitcoin cache blockchain as a temporary solution to improve the scalability of the Ethereum network.