CryptoTrader.Tax only needs "Read" or "View" access to import your trade history. This permission protects your accounts. Learn more about API access in this article here.

Step 1:
Click on the connect button to go to your Coinbase account.

Step 2:
After clicking the button, it will take you to the Coinbase website where all you can authorize CryptoTrader.Tax to import your trades. Click on Authorize to grant read-only access for your trading history.

Step 3:
After clicking authorize, it will take you back to CryptoTrader.Tax. To start the trade importer, click on the Import Your Trades button.

Step 4:
After the importer completes, you will see this notification telling you how many trades were imported. Once you see this, you may continue on to the next step.

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