There is no doubt that the currency is of great importance as the main tool for dealing which necessitates the full confidence in the state’s currency, and it has called for securing confidence in the currency that the state monopolizes itself with the right to issue its currency, and for this reason it was and still is crimes of counterfeiting the currency, and from the ages when the money was known, from Serious crimes affecting the financial reputation of the state. Therefore, old legislation imposed on them the most severe penalties, and we find that the Iraqi legislator punished these crimes as crimes. This crime acquires its seriousness in several ways.