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  Free |   AICPA |   12 Sep 2019 |   AICPA Store
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Who Will Benefit?
  • Anyone looking to understand more about how blockchain can be implemented in a nonprofit organization
  • Accountants looking for more information on blockchain
  • Managers/decision makers looking to run blockchain projects
Key Topics
  • Blockchain overview
  • Blockchain implementation for not-for-profit organizations
  • Donations of virtual currencies
  • Tax and accounting implications of accepting virtual currencies
  • Regulatory issues that impact blockchain implementations
  • Tax considerations for private foundations
Learning Objectives
  • Outline the opportunities and risks for not-for-profit organizations implementing blockchain technology.
  • Determine the various treatments of virtual currencies in accounting and auditing for not-for-profit.
  • Recognize the central elements used in the blockchain ecosystem.
  • Identify the basic components of tax considerations for blockchain.
  • Identify key regulatory considerations related to implementing blockchain as well as determine the costs and benefits, both domestically and internationally.

Often working with limited budgets, not-for-profit organizations are not known for being early adopters of new technology. However, blockchain technology has many specific benefits for the not-for-profit industry.

To ensure you and your clients are maximizing these benefits, this CPE self-study online course covers the basics of blockchain technology and its practical implications.

This course also explores the new opportunities, risks, accounting, and tax implications necessary to create a blockchain implementation plan.

Interested in developing your blockchain knowledge further? Customize your learning and earn a Digital Finance Skills badge in blockchain by visiting and purchasing a minimum of three courses.

Topics covered:
  • Management accounting: Technical: Management reporting & analysis: Performance management, Intermediate
  • Management accounting: Technical: Accounting information systems: Accounting information systems and digital technologies, Intermediate