11th Annual IBA Finance & Capital Markets Tax Virtual Conference

17 Jan - 4 Mar 2022

Session information

Crypto update

Tuesday 18 January (1510 - 1610)


  • The evolution of the classification of crypto assets;
  • The intersection of traditional and new capital markets;
  • Financing blockchain projects – token offerings and other financing vehicles;
  • New twists on traditional instruments/activities – Lending/ Decentralised Finance (DeFi), staking, and stablecoins;
  • Tax compliance and enforcement in a decentralised environment;
  • Application of tax concepts to Decentralised Autonomous Organisations (DAOs) and DeFi;
  • Location, sourcing and withholding issues
  • Information reporting and the exchange of information.

Session / Workshop Chair(s)

Lisa M Zarlenga Steptoe, Washington, District of Columbia, USA


Nils Harbeke Pestalozzi Attorneys at Law Ltd, Zürich, Switzerland
Antti Lehtimaja Krogerus, Helsinki, Finland
Pepijn Pinkse Loyens & Loeff, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Bruno Ramos de Sousa Hashdex, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Stefan Richter YPOG, Hamburg, Germany

Session presentations