Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand are pleased to invite you to a presentation on Taxation of Cryptocurrencies.
This session will provide:
· a brief intro to blockchain technology, initial coin offerings and token economies;
· an overview of some categories of cryptocurrencies and their features (digital cash, utility tokens, security tokens, stable coins);
· our views about the tax treatment of some common types of cryptocurrency transactions (crypto-crypto, hard forks, airdrops, staking, personal use and profit-making);
· a short summary of the ATO consultation on record-keeping.
No previous knowledge of blockchain or cryptocurrencies will be assumed, so that attendees can walk away with a basic understanding of the unique aspects of blockchain technology that are challenging the application of traditional ta