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:

Login to your FTX US account.

Step 2:

Click the setting icon in the top right corner.

Step 3:

Select API from the menu on the left.

Step 4:

Click Create Read-Only API Key.

Step 5:

Write down your API secret, as it will not be shown after closing the dialog.

Step 6:

Navigate to the FTX US tab inside CryptoTrader.Tax and click Auto-Import, enter your API Key and API Secret into the provided text box.

Finally, click Sync Transactions to import your transaction history.

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