• NCBA logo
    Dec 14, 2021, 12:30 PM

    Tax court rules on home storage IRA case

    A recent tax court ruling confirms that home storage of bullion held in an IRA is considered a taxable payout, a scenario the National Coin & Bullion Association warned members about years ago.

  • 2021 palladium American Eagle
    Dec 8, 2021, 10:13 AM

    Mint sells 2021 palladium bullion coins in November

    The U.S. Mint sold 8,700 2021 American Eagle 1-ounce .9995 fine palladium $25 bullion coins to its 13 authorized bullion purchasers, the first palladium sales of 2021.

  • 2021-W American Eagle gold quarter-ounce $10 error
    Nov 26, 2021, 08:00 AM

    U.S. Mint provides details on American Eagle quarter-ounce errors

    We now know when the bullion 2021-W American Eagle quarter-ounce gold $10 coins were erroneously struck with an unfinished Proof die, and how many were produced.

  • 2022 silver American Eagle
    Nov 24, 2021, 09:20 AM

    Mint ends 2021 bullion coin production, supplies mintage figures

    Production of 2021 American Eagle bullion coins is completed, and the U.S. Mint is getting a start on the new year, beginning striking 2022 American Eagle gold and silver bullion coins.

  • Unfinished gold quarter ounce
    Oct 29, 2021, 08:45 AM

    2021 American Eagle gold bullion coin struck with Mint marked die

    A number of 2021 American Eagle, Reverse of 2021 quarter-ounce gold bullion coins were apparently struck at the West Point Mint with unfinished Proof obverse dies bearing the W Mint mark.

  • Uncirculated 2021-W American Eagle gold $50 coin
    Oct 15, 2021, 09:45 AM

    Uncirculated American Eagle $50 sales near maximum

    First-day sales of the Uncirculated 2021-W American Eagle, Reverse of 2021 gold $50 coin reached over 92% of the 9,100-coin limit, each priced at $2,620, with a household limit of one.

  • 2021 American Eagle palladium
    Sep 14, 2021, 13:00 PM

    Proof 2021-W palladium $25 coin not hot

    Plenty of the maximum mintage of 12,000 Proof 2021-W American Eagle palladium $25 coins remain available priced at $3,350, as just over 30 percent of them were sold by Sept. 6; sales opened Sept. 2.

  • 2021-W Proof American Eagle palladium
    Sep 11, 2021, 10:00 AM

    Price a barrier for the 2021 palladium coin sales?

    Customers may have experienced a bit of sticker shock when the Proof 2021-W American Eagle palladium coins went on sale on Sept. 2 with a price tag of $3,350 as the coins were not an immediate sellout.

  • 2021 American Eagle bullion
    Sep 10, 2021, 09:30 AM

    Bullion product sales exceed last year’s figures

    Bullion product sales for the first eight months of calendar year 2021 equal or eclipse several full year totals for 2020 in the latest report from the United States Mint.

  • 2021-W American Liberty $100 gold coin
    Aug 27, 2021, 08:00 AM

    American Liberty sales near their maximum limit

    With a household order limit of one coin at a price of $2,715 each, the Proof 2021-W American Liberty gold $100 coin's first-day sales reached almost 12,000 of the 12,500 available.

  • 2021 silver American Eagle bullion
    Aug 20, 2021, 17:00 PM

    U.S. Mint releases last and first 2021 American Eagle bullion coins

    Plans for specially boxed last-day output of old design and first-day output of new design 2021 American Eagle silver and gold bullion coins changed as mintages fell below expectations.

  • Proof 2021-W palladium American Eagle
    Aug 6, 2021, 09:30 AM

    Palladium coin goes on sale starting Sept. 2

    The Proof 2021-W American Eagle 1-ounce palladium coin is available from the U.S. Mint Sept. 2. Its mintage and product limit is 12,000 coins, and buyers may each purchase one coin.

  • 2021 Reverse of 2021 silver American Eagle bullion
    Jul 30, 2021, 08:30 AM

    Authorized purchasers to get limited 2021 American Eagles

    2021 American Eagle bullion coins with the old designs from the last production run and coins with the new designs from the first production run will be available to authorized purchasers.

  • 2021 American Eagle Reverse of 2021 production
    Jul 23, 2021, 09:47 AM

    Just one facility striking new American Eagle silver bullion coins

    It appears the 2021 American Eagle, Reverse of 2021 silver bullion coins are only being struck at the West Point Mint, a contrast to the three facilities that produced the Reverse of 1986 coins.

  • National Coin & Bullion Association logo
    Jul 14, 2021, 10:15 AM

    New Ohio law grants sales-tax exemption for bullion purchases

    With the passage of a budget bill and the subsequent signature of the governor, Ohio joins states that provide a sales-tax exemption on the purchase of investment metal and bullion coins.

  • 2021 American Eagle silver bullion coin
    Jul 2, 2021, 11:07 AM

    New American Eagle bullion coins entering market

    The U.S. Mint is selling the 2021 American Eagle, Reverse of 2021 gold and silver bullion coins to its authorized purchasers, with one firm offering delivery to customers in early July.

  • 2020 Mayflower 400th anniversary
    May 14, 2021, 11:00 AM

    Mint’s pricing grid updated on May 10

    The tool the U.S. Mint uses to price its products containing precious metals is updated to include its 2021 products, and also still includes such products in Mint inventory from previous years.

  • Platinum bullion bars
    May 12, 2021, 10:00 AM

    Tax exemption bill signed into law in Arkansas

    Arkansas is the latest state to enact legislation that establishes a sales-tax exemption for coins, paper currency, and precious metals bullion, following a three-year lobbying effort.

  • 2017 one-ounce palladium coin
    Apr 27, 2021, 11:30 AM

    Bill seeks changes to tax code of 1986

    A measure introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives would amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to clarify regulations on gain or loss on the sale or exchange of certain coins or bullion.

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    Apr 7, 2021, 11:01 AM

    Know When to Hold ‘em – APMEX CEO Ken Lewis

    Jeff and Larry get spring fever and talk baseball coins, a look at Civil War era history and a candid conversation with APMEX’s Ken Lewis, where we ask “How’s business?”