Cryptocurrency for Expatriates
Cryptocurrencies are a hot and sometimes intimidating topic. With so much in the news, it is hard to stay up to speed on the newest trends and filing requirements. This course will provide the participant with easy to understand information relating to the history, tax treatment, and current legislation applicable to cryptocurrencies. At the end of this course, the participant should have a basic understanding of cryptocurrencies and be able to successfully navigate these issues for themselves and their clients.
- Introduction to virtual currency
- Prior and current tax treatment for domestic (US) tax filers
- Potential tax impacts for international taxpayers
- How the IRS is targeting cryptocurrency