Blockchain Implications for Tax



Blockchain Implications for Tax

Instructor: Tom Prieto

  • Format

    Course - Online

  • Level


  • Duration

    8h 30m

Gain the knowledge necessary to advise clients and organizations that are or may be involved in transactions involving blockchain/distributed ledger technology (DLT).

Learning outcomes

  • Distinguish how “Crypto-Economics” is different from traditional economics.
  • Distinguish between terms the blockchain, bitcoin, and distributed ledger technology.
  • Identify the potential tax impact of blockchain governance issues
  • Identify the tax implications of blockchains
  • Recall how digital assets can impact taxable transactions
  • Recognize the elements of distributed ledger technology (DLT)
  • Identify the impact of technology on taxation

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Product information


Learn blockchain technology in a clear, accessible, and integrated manner!

As Bitcoin becomes more mainstream, the use of its enabling technology, blockchain, will become more pervasive. Already, blockchain has affected the tax services industry and will continue to do so. This CPE course gives context to blockchain technology, so you will know how to master current tax issues, anticipate new challenges, and create value for yourself and your clients.

One of the series of learning programs created to help you gain an understanding of the importance and impact of blockchain on your clients and organization, this course will give you the knowledge necessary to advise clients and organizations that are or may be involved in transactions involving blockchain/DLT. Beginning with foundational topics, moving to application, and culminating with a regulatory perspective, this course presents blockchain technology for tax professionals in a clear, accessible, and integrated manner.

In this course, we will explore such topics as smart contracts, digital assets, private blockchain, governances, and taxation, as well as relevant principles, insights, and frameworks that will be valuable for tax professionals long after the completion of the course.

Although, the focus of this course is distributed ledger technology (DLT), you will also learn how evolving blockchain technology will affect your clients and your practice area.

Professional development

This Course - Online offers 8.5 hours of CPE credit.
Note on CPE Requirements and Credits
All learning resources available in the CGMA Store qualify for CPD for CIMA members.

Field of study: Information Technology 5.5, Taxes 3.0
Prerequisites:Basic knowledge of blockchain technology.
Programme level:Intermediate
Duration:8h 30m
Format:Course - Online
Access:This is a digital product. You will have access to the content for a year after purchase date.

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£239.00 (CIMA members only)


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  • Tom Prieto

    Author, CPE instructor, and an accounting professor at College of the Canyons in Santa Clarita, Calif.