1 Credits: Taxes
This online CPE webinar course offers an invaluable opportunity for professionals to deepen their understanding of the complex world of cryptocurrency taxation, particularly in the context of the new infrastructure bill. Led by experts Sharon Kreider and Shehan Chandrasekera, CPA, the course covers a range of critical topics including the ethical implications of advising clients on crypto adoption, the practicalities of setting up cryptocurrency as a payment method, and the innovative uses of blockchain in smart contracts. Participants will benefit from a thorough analysis of how the infrastructure bill is reshaping the landscape of cryptocurrency taxation and learn strategies to plan for potential changes in reporting. This CPE course not only enhances your knowledge of the foundational elements of cryptocurrency but also equips you with the insights needed to navigate the shifting terrain of cryptocurrency taxation confidently.
Upon completing this course you will be able to:
- Understand the ethical concerns about advising your clients on crypto adoption
- Evaluate setting up Cryptocurrency as a payment method
- Explore the Blockchain use cases, specifically how it’s used for smart contracts
- Understand the current outlook for cryptocurrency taxation due to the infrastructure bill
- Plan for possible offset changes targeting cryptocurrency reporting
- Gain familiarity with the foundational elements of Cryptocurrency
December 20, 2023
IRS Provider Number: 0MYXB
IRS Course Number: 0MYXB-T-02182-22-O
IRS Federal Tax Law Credits: 1
CTEC Course Number: 2071-CE-1639
CTEC Federal Tax Law Credits: 1
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Meet The Experts
Shehan Chandrasekera is a Certified Public Accountant in the state of Texas and New Jersey. He specializes in business and individual tax planning and consulting for small businesses. Shehan has a broad tax knowledge of various industries including, Real Estate, Construction, E-commerce, Healthcare, Manufacturing & Distribution and the emerging Blockchain related industries. Before starting his career at JAG CPAs & Co, Shehan worked for several regional and national public accounting firms for a number of years. His ability to dissect the tax code and innovative thinking have immensely contributed to his rapid professional growth. After a successful career helping many …
Sharon Kreider, CPA, has helped more than 15,000 California tax preparers annually get ready for tax season. She also presents regularly for the AICPA, the California Society of Enrolled Agents, CCH Audio, and Western CPE. You’ll benefit from the detailed, hands-on tax knowledge Sharon will share with you—knowledge she gained through her extremely busy, high-income tax practice in Silicon Valley. With her dynamic presentation style, Sharon will demystify complex individual and business tax legislation. She’s a national lecturer for business and professional groups and consistently receives outstanding evaluations. In 2014, she was awarded the prestigious AICPA 2014 Sidney Kess Award …