46 million Americans now own bitcoin. Yet, only few tax professionals understand how to help individuals and businesses dealing with cryptocurrency.
Listen to nationally recognized bitcoin expert Shehan Chandrasekera as he teaches the tax implications of common cryptocurrency-related transactions and how to successfully service clients affiliated with cryptocurrency. He covered current developments surrounding this topic, such as the inclusion of the virtual currency question on the front of Form 1040, how to successfully navigate through tax notices (CP2000, Letter 6173, Letter 6174 & Letter 6174-A) as well as a variety of tax planning opportunities.
Shehan is the Head of Tax Strategy at CoinTracker.io (bitcoin & crypto tax software). He is one of the handful of CPAs in the country who is recognized as a real-world operator and a conceptual subject matter expert on cryptocurrency taxation. He is a CPE instructor who has been awarded with various awards: 2019 CPA Practice Advisor 40 under 40 accounting professionals, Outstanding Young CPA of the year & Among 21 accountants mentioned on Accounting Today who will be helping shape (and reshape) accounting in 2020 and beyond by Accounting Today.
Shehan is a renowned speaker who has done speaking engagements with many organizations including Google, Coinbase, Lyft, AICPA, American Bar Association, and State CPA Societies.