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July192018
Economic Substance Washing Away the Dream of Tax Benefits

Evan Fox, J.D., LL.M. 07.19.2018 | CryptoLogic Congress established the wash sale rules to disallow a tax deduction for a security sold at a loss in a wash sale. The […]

June272018
Oopsie Daisy, Maybe: Diversifying your Built in Gains into Tax by contributing to a Crypto Investment Company

Evan Fox, J.D., LL.M. 06.27.2018 | CryptoLogic Ordinarily, property can be contributed to an entity by its owners in exchange for ownership interests without any recognition of gain or loss. […]

June062018
To File, or Not to File…that is the question

Evan Fox, J.D., LL.M. 06.06.2018 | CryptoLogic Along with the taxability of hard forks and airdrops, the topic which I receive the most questions, by far, is potential foreign asset […]

May102018
Digital Asset Estate Considerations

Evan Fox, J.D., LL.M. 05.10.2018 | CryptoLogic For many, the allure of digital asset investing is often related to the concept of decentralization and avoidance of some institutional oversight. Accordingly, […]

April252018
Hard Fork Taxation: The Curious Crypto Conundrum

Evan Fox, J.D., LL.M. 04.25.2018 | CryptoLogic The realm of digital/crypto assets (“crypto”) is riddled with situations tangentially analogous to more well-settled, and regulated, activities. Through the spectrum of these […]

April132018
Crypto Tax Filing, Reporting & Accounting Logistics: Not as painful as missing a #moon, but still pretty bad

Evan Fox, J.D., LL.M. 04.13.2018 | CryptoLogic Welcome to the Tax Deadline Edition of CryptoLogic. Right now is the big push towards tax year 2017’s first filing deadline, which as […]

April062018
Mining & Taxes: Hi Ho, Hi Ho, It’s off to the tax man it goes…or is it?

Evan Fox, J.D., LL.M. 04.06.2018 | CryptoLogic Welcome back and I hope you all hummed and/or whistled a little bit thru the title of this piece. As you might have […]

March282018
Musings on the Crypto 1031 (or lack thereof)

Evan Fox, J.D., LL.M. 03.28.2018 | CryptoLogic While the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) failed to address the taxation of digital assets (hereinafter “crypto”) directly, the TCJA did indirectly […]

March222018
CryptoLogic: Let’s talk Tax

Evan Fox, J.D., LL.M. 03.22.2018 | CryptoLogic Hi all and thanks for coming back to CryptoLogic. In the first newsletter, I briefly introduced the background of digital assets (hereinafter “crypto”), […]