Blockchain Technology (non-tech language), Cryptocurrencies Tax Consideration, VFA Act framework -21 November 2018

Practical workshop encompassing a discussion on the technology and regulatory issues behind blockchain as well as the taxation of cryptocurrencies .

Instructed by: Christina Scicluna. in:

Seminar Description

Practical workshop encompassing a discussion on the technology and regulatory issues behind blockchain as well as the taxation of cryptocurrencies .

CPE
Qualifies for 4 CPE CORE hours under the core competency area.

Course Fee
The course fee is €70.00. The fee covers course participation, coffee break and access to event resources. A receipt will be issued to all participants.

Parking Facilities
Participants are advised to make use of the venue’s car park. Parking space in the car park is available on a first come, first served basis. Parking is also available close to the venue.

Events Resources
Participants will receive the event resources by email.

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12.45 Registration

13.00 An introduction to the concepts and principles of Blockchain technology and their practical applications – Mr. Michael Scicluna

14.00 The tax treatment of Crypto-Currencies – Dr. Jeanette Calleja Borg

15.00 Coffee Break

15.15  An overview of the regulatory framework surrounding the Virtual Financial Asset Act  – Dr. Christina Scicluna and Dr. Roberta Peresso 

This session includes-

(i) A walk through the financial instrument test including practical scenarios;

(ii) The role of the VFA Agent and the applicable rules and regulations;

(iiii) License requirements for issuers of VFA, Exchanges and VFA service

14.45  An overview of the Innovative Technology Arrangements Services Act

17.15 Questions and Conclusion

 

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