Forty-six million Americans now own bitcoin. Yet, only a few tax professionals understand how to help individuals and businesses dealing with cryptocurrency. This session walks you through the tax implications of common cryptocurrency-related transactions and how to successfully service clients affiliated with cryptocurrency using smart tools like CoinTracker and SurePrep.
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 the Head of Tax Strategy at CoinTracker, a Forbes Tax Contributor, and a CPE instructor who has won multiple awards: 2020 & 2019 CPA Practice Advisor 40 under 40 accounting professionals, Outstanding Young CPA of the year, Rising Star of Texas & 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 performed speaking engagements with many organizations, including Google, Coinbase, Lyft, AICPA, American Bar Association, and State CPA Societies.
Greg Pope is the Vice President of Marketing for SurePrep, LLC and directs the planning, design, and implementation of all customer-facing marketing programs and assets. Greg champions the SurePrep brand to ensure sales, marketing, and communications reflect the company’s message, positioning, and visual identity. Before joining SurePrep in March of 2008, Greg spent eight years at Wolters Kluwer Tax and Accounting. Greg has more than twenty years of sales and marketing experience in the tax and accounting industry.