Washington, DC

American Bar Association: Hybrid 2022 May Tax Meeting

May 12, 2022 - May 14, 2022

Reba Beeson-ABA-DC-2022-AlphaPoint

AlphaPoint’s General Counsel Reba Beeson will join the country’s leading tax professionals and government officials in DC to discuss the latest international, federal, state, and local tax policies, and more. The American Bar Association’s Hybrid 2022 May Tax Meeting features 3-days of live programming from the top voices in law.

Tune-in for Reba’s session:

Friday May 13
12:00PM – 1:15PM
Are We Really Getting Paid in Crypto for this Deal? This subcommittee will discuss recent trends in the use of Digital Assets as compensation in M&A transactions. The panel will provide general background on digital asset compensation, including employment, securities, and tax law issues prior to discussing the use of tokens as compensation in M&A transactions. In addition, the panel will discuss the effect on deals given recent guidance from the SEC on cryptocurrency in M&A transactions.
Panelists: Ben Josselsohn, Cohen & Buckmann; Wendy Moore, Perkins Coie; Reba Beeson, AlphaPoint; James Walker, Perkins Coie

Learning Objectives:
After attending the session, the participant will be able to:
• Analyze tax planning opportunities and effects in the context of Digital Assets and transactions
• Better understand the current landscape of the use of Digital Assets in incentive compensation plan
design and current guidance

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