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Taxation of Non-fungible Tokens (NFTs)

Total Credits: 2 including 2 Taxes - Technical

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Tax |  ACPEN Industry Institute |  ACPEN Tax Institute |  IRS Approved
Allison M. McLeod, LL.M., CPA
Course Levels:
2 Hours
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Non-fungible Tokens (NFTs), unique, identifiable digital assets based on blockchain technologies, have become a fast-growing industry. This course will provide a background on how NFTs came into the mainstream marketplace.  These materials will assist the practitioner to understand the tax implications of the creation, purchase and sale of these assets. 

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Basic Course Information

Learning Objectives
  • Be able to define NFTs and describe how they are created
  • Develop a working knowledge of how NFTs are recorded and transferred
  • Determine what type of transaction involving an NFT creates a taxable event
  • Be able to identify how NFTs are classified
  • Discuss the current legislative environment and actions taken to regulate NFTs.
  • Become knowledgeable of current enforcement actions employed by the IRS. 

Major Subjects
  • NFT basics
  • Classification of NFTs
  • Current Legislative and Policy Environment
  • Tax implications of creation, sales and exchanges of NFTs.

Course Materials


Allison M. McLeod, LL.M., CPA's Profile

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Allison M. (Yee) McLeod, LL.M., JD, CPA, is currently a Senior Lecturer at the University of North Texas in Denton, Texas.   She received Bachelor of Business Administration and Juris Doctor degrees from Baylor University, and a Master of Legal Letters (LL.M.) degree specializing in Taxation from the Southern Methodist University School of Law. Professor McLeod has also studied British and Art History at the University of Sussex, England. 

Prior to joining the UNT faculty in 2010, Professor McLeod held the position of Director of Tax Planning and IRS Audits for Lehigh Hanson North America, a major manufacturer of cement, aggregates and other building materials. Her practice included both federal and international tax planning. Professor McLeod also spent thirteen years specializing in Tax Planning with the JCPenney Corporation, Inc., and two years with Deloitte & Touche in Dallas.

Professor McLeod has taught at the university level graduate classes on Ethics, Tax Research, Multi-jurisdictional Taxation and Corporate Income Tax.   She also lectures in Financial Accounting and Individual Taxation on an undergraduate level.  She has taught at the UNT College of Law as adjunct faculty and works part-time at the law firm of Grable Martin Fulton, PLLC.   Since 2011, Professor McLeod has been honored to present live and on-line ethics CPE classes to CPAs across the nation.  She also serves as an expert witness in accounting malpractice cases and maintains a small private practice serving individuals and small businesses.  Professor McLeod has also taught at the University of North Texas College of Law as adjunct faculty.  She is currently serving on the Professional Ethics Committee of the Texas Society of CPAs.

Professor McLeod is licensed to practice law by the State Bar of Texas since 1992 and has been a Certified Public Accountant since 1993.  


Mon, Apr 15, 2024 - 10:00am to 11:55am AKDT
Wed, May 01, 2024 - 12:00pm to 01:55pm AKDT
Mon, May 13, 2024 - 06:00am to 07:55am AKDT
Sat, Jun 08, 2024 - 08:00am to 09:55am AKDT
Sat, Jun 08, 2024 - 02:00pm to 03:55pm AKDT
Tue, Jun 18, 2024 - 02:00pm to 03:55pm AKDT
Wed, Jun 26, 2024 - 12:00pm to 01:55pm AKDT

Additional Info

Basic Course Information

Prerequisites None
Advanced Preparation None
Designed For This course is suitable for Corporate tax and finance executives, directors, managers and staff, CPAs,  Enrolled Agents, accountants, attorneys and business/financial advisors who work with and advise individuals or businesses that use or invest in cryptocurrency.  All in-house and public practice professionals involved with tax compliance and planning will benefit from this timely and insightful seminar. 
Original Recording Date 09/2022
Course Developer Allison McLeod
Date Added to Catalog 08/03/2022
Yellow Book No

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Instructional Delivery Method

Group Internet Based

Course Registration Requirements

Online Registration

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Overall:      4.4

Total Reviews: 17


Maria P - Sea Girt, New Jersey

"Excellent seminar So much more to learn!"

Karol M

"Thanks - i understand NFTs a little bit more"

Lynne B

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