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Bake tax declaration: How to automate your tax report

In June 2023 Cake DeFi was rebranded to Bake.

Using Blockpit to track your crypto asset investments can help you save time and money. By importing your data from Bake, Blockpit can quickly and accurately calculate a fully compliant tax report, giving you the information you need to make the best decisions for your portfolio.

Will Bake automatically deduct the tax for me?

Unfortunately, Bake currently does not automatically withhold your tax for you. If you transfer and trade between different exchanges or wallets, Bake would also have to estimate your acquisition costs. For the correct determination of your taxes, the later proof and the declaration of your taxes at the tax office, a complete and proper documentation of all transactions is therefore essential.

How to import your Bake transaction data into Blockpit?

Blockpit uses highly sophisticated integrations to interpret your Bake transaction data and enable an import of multiple Bake products in a fully automated way. This guide will walk you through the first steps to integrate your Bake data into the Blockpit web app.

Step 1: Log in to your Blockpit account
Visit the Blockpit website and log into your Blockpit account. If you don’t have an account yet, please sign up first.

Step 2: Select “Add”
Once you have logged in, click on “Add” followed by “Add Integration” in the navigation.

Step 3: Select “Bake (Cake DeFi)” from the list of exchanges
In the now visible integration creation dialogue, select Bake from the list of exchanges.

Step 4: Insert your Bake CSV files
Once you selected Bake, you will be prompted to insert Bake CSV files. You can find a detailed guide on how to download your CSV files here: How to import data via Bake CSV-file?

Step 5: Wait for the data import to finish
Depending on the data load, the import can take several minutes. Meanwhile, you can check the following import scope description of our Bake integration.

Which Bake transaction data will be imported automatically into Blockpit?

Blockpit categorizes your Bake transaction data by country-specific gains, losses and income types. These will then be calculated according to your national tax law.

Therefore, Blockpit can automatically differentiate between the following asset classes and Bake products:

Price data:

check.png Blockpit fetches price data directly from the DeFiChain for all assets and LP-Tokens.


check.png Fiat (EUR, USD, CHF, etc.)
check.png Crypto (Coins & Tokens)
check.png NFTs (NFT Collections)
check.png Commodities (Gold, Silver, etc.)
check.png Derivatives (Tokenized Stocks, Tokenized Commodities, etc.)


check.png Deposits & Withdrawals
check.png Trades
check.png Earn
check.png Liquidity Mining Rewards
check.png Staking
check.png Borrow
check.png Lending
check.png Freezer
check.png Referral

A more detailed description of our Bake import scope can be found here: How to import data via Bake CSV-file?

How to review your Bake transaction data in Blockpit?

Blockpit will automatically link and categorize your Bake transaction data. After all the data has been imported, the following features will provide transparency and help you with your data integrity check:

Detection of unlinked transfers
Detection of unlabeled transactions
Detection of mismatched balanced
Detection of potential issues
Asset and transaction filters
Help Center guides

A more detailed description of the Blockpit review features can be found here: Troubleshooting

What does a sample Bake tax report look like?

Blockpit creates the most comprehensive tax reports with pre-filled tax forms for your local tax authority in PDF format. Our tax reports also contain clear explanations in terms of legal interpretation for submission to tax authorities. So far, every tax report has been accepted by the tax office without a complaint.

The report provides information about all your balances, realized profits and losses and can be used as proof of origin with banks or tax advisors. It contains all relevant transactions of your account, always refers to the selected tax year and shows details such as time stamp, amount, asset, costs and fees of the individual transactions.

You can view some of our country specific tax repots here: Blockpit sample tax reports

How to optimize your Bake taxes with Blockpits Tax Optimization Feature?

Depending on your tax residency, it is possible to realize profits and losses in order to optimize your taxes (offsetting of losses against gains & tax loss harvesting).
Blockpit’s Tax Optimization Feature allows you to identify unrealized gains and losses as well as the holding period of your Bake assets.

A more detailed description of the Blockpit Tax Optimization Feature can be found here: How to identify and offset unrealized gains and losses?

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