The webinar will firstly introduce cryptocurrency before considering the confusing and evolving way
in which it is treated as an asset or is otherwise dealt with by tax laws when utilised as a payment
mechanism. We will cover off the latest thinking from IRD and discuss practical tax issues.
Total CPD Hours: 1.25
Anyone with a direct or indirect interest in cryptocurrency, especially around how it is captured by the
Income Tax and GST Acts. By the end of the course you will have enough knowledge to be able to
talk about Cryptocurrency tax issues in a broad sense..
Scott Mason, Managing Partner, Findex
Scott Mason has 29 years’ experience advising on tax matters, primarily for larger owner-managed
businesses throughout NZ. He is a regular presenter for TEO Training and CCH, and Deputy Chair of the
CAANZ Tax Advisory Group. He is a Managing Partner for FindexCrowe. Scott is renowned for making
complex issues understandable.
- 17 June 2020
2:00 pm - 3:15 pm