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May092022
Baseline GAAP for Digital Assets

Digital Assets (DA) is defined as, “Any asset that is purely digital, or is a digital representation of a physical asset.”1 DAs are formatted into a binary source and have […]

April042022
Cybersecurity and Protecting Your Investments in the Wild West of Cryptocurrency

Although cryptocurrency is not new, Bitcoin was conceptualized when Satoshi Nakamoto released the white paper “Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System” in 2008, the technology and regulation of crypto is […]

February172022
IRS Offers Tax Refund in Crypto Staking Case

Naya Pearlman, CPA, J.D., LL.M. 2.17.22 | Berdon Vision On December 12, 2021, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) offered a tax refund to the plaintiffs in a closely followed crypto […]

February162022
‘Staking’ Row Puts IRS On Hot Seat For Lack Of Guidance

2.16.22 | Law360 Berdon Tax Partner, Naya Pearlman, was quoted in Law360‘s article, which confronts the lack of guidance regarding whether cryptocurrency staking constitutes taxable income upon receipt and the […]

February072022
Cryptocurrency: The Pros and Cons of Centralized vs. Decentralized Exchanges

If you’re in the business of cryptocurrency or are thinking about joining the ever-growing number of people who are, odds are you’re hearing the terms “centralized” and “decentralized” quite a […]

January272022
Monetizing the Metaverse: Can Virtual Real Estate Translate into Real Profits?

Jigar Shah, CPA 1.27.22 | Industry Insights The Metaverse is currently the talk of Silicon Valley and Wall Street. The Metaverse, a network of 3D virtual worlds, is preparing for […]

November292021
Update: Crypto Investors Face Expanded Reporting Requirements

Ben Westbrook 11.29.2021 | Client Alert The new massive infrastructure bill was signed into law by President Biden on November 15, 2021, introducing new tax reporting requirements in an attempt […]

August192021
NFTs Draw Scrutiny from IRS

Lisa Goldman, CPA, TEP, M.Tax 08.19.21 | BERDON VISION The popularity of non-fungible tokens (NFTs) is skyrocketing, with artwork, music, and sports memorabilia being the tip of the digital assets […]

July092020
Business Continuity Management (BCM) Planning – Lessons Learned

Alexander Moshinsky, CPA 7.9.20 | Vision 2020 – (Updated 2.14.22) Business operations can be adversely affected by a catastrophic event. How well each organization can ride out a storm, deeply […]