With the inclusion of a virtual currency question on Schedule 1, cryptocurrencies are heading mainstream. It is important that practitioners know how to help clients who check “yes” for this question. This session will offer you the right technical knowledge, a framework, and tools required to handle these clients and walk you through an actual case study.
Shehan is one of the handful of CPAs in the country recognized as a real-world operator and a conceptual subject matter expert on cryptocurrency taxation. He is a Forbes Tax Contributor and a CPE instructor, who has been bestowed various awards such as the 2019 CPA Practice Advisor 40 Under 40 Accounting Professionals, and Outstanding Young CPA of the Year. He is among twenty-one accountants mentioned in Accounting Today who will be helping shape (and reshape) accounting in 2020 and beyond.Shehan is a renowned speaker who has worked with many organizations, including Google, Coinbase, Lyft, AICPA, American Bar Association, and State CPA Societies. Shehan is the head of tax strategy at CoinTracker. Further, he is a partner at JAGArgueta CPAs (Houston) and enjoys working as the associate director of the Houston Blockchain Alliance.