Taxing cryptocurrency trading, with Jordan Bass

In this episode, Josh and Brian talk to Jordan Bass of Taxing Cryptocurrency to talk about the questions many of us have around tracking and filing tax obligations when trading cryptocurrency.

Welcome to Ledger Cast, hosted by me, Brian Krogsgard (@ledgerstatus on twitter), and Josh Olszewicz (@carpenoctom). Ledger Cast is a cryptocurrency trading and blockchain ecosystem podcast. We’re joined today by Jordan Bass of Taxing Cryptocurrency.

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In this episode of Ledger Cast, Josh and I talk to Jordan about many of the common, and some uncommon, issues folks face when working through tax issues as crypto traders.

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We talk about self reporting vs exchange reporting, LIFO vs FIFO, 1031s and how that’s changed, what transactions really are, calculating and deferring losses vs gains, margin trading, trading places you’re not supposed to be able to, and much more.

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Music: “Oh, the chains” by Joel Madison Blount