Seminars

The CryptoCurrency Theatre (Bourg, Exhibition Floor)
Friday, 25th October 2019; Novotel London West

Welcome to the The CryptoCurrency Theatre where you'll find ample choice of panel sessions and crypto workshops to attend during the day.

9:45AM

Cryptocurrency and Tax

Speaker: Ben Symons, Barrister, Field & Court Chambers
Attend this seminar by prominent barrister, Ben Symons, and you will learn When are cryptocurrency gains tax-free “gambling” profits? When are cryptocurrency gains trading profits? When are cryptocurrency gains an investment subject to capital gains tax? When might a cryptocurrency loss be a trading loss rather than a capital loss? Capital gains tax and inheritance tax consequences of cryptocurrency gains for non-domiciled individuals? Tax implications in relation to offshore cryptocurrency funds.

11:45AM

The UK Tax Implications for Buying and Selling Crypto Assets

Speaker: Geraint Jones, BKL
With so much misinformation about the taxability of virtual currencies online, it is highly risky to believe everything you read. This talk is your opportunity to hear from an experienced specialist in UK cryptocurrency tax. Geraint Jones will summarise the tax implications of buying, selling, mining, staking and lending crypto assets.