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 who is 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 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. 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 Houston Blockchain Alliance.